To democratize something is to make it available to everyone who wants to use it. When the internet was first made available to the general public, it was called democratizing the internet.

  • The company is trying to democratize its product by making it available to everyone.

  • The publisher is trying to democratize the publishing process by making it available to everyone.

Definition of democratize


introduce democratic reforms; of nations




become (more) democratic; of nations



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Example Sentences for democratize

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    In a free and democratic society, freedom of the press is sacrosanct.

  • 2

    Democrats act as if they believed all that humbug about liberal media bias.

  • 3

    The county is reliably Democratic.

  • 4

    This is the logo of the progressive democrats.

  • 5

    It is a setback to the democratic process in the country.

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    It is endemic to the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

  • 7

    She was the nominee of the Democratic party.

  • 8

    So plutocracy is not similar to democratic.

  • 9

    The democrats say it is the republicans' fault.

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    The main goal was to democratize the military.