How do you put things into perspective

relativize (German)

Part of speech: Verb

Hyphenation:
re | la | ti | vie | ren, past tense: re | la | ti | vier | te, participle II: re | la | ti | viert
Pronunciation / Stress:
IPA: [ʀelatiˈviːʀən], simple past: [ʀelatiˈviːɐ̯tə], participle II: [ʀelatiˈviːɐ̯t]
Word meaning / definition:
1) transitive: diminishing the meaning of something by relating it to another thing
Related terms:
1) weaken
Application examples:
1) FC Bayern Munich also spoke of a wrong decision. The Union relativized the statement, however, with the note that the coach and board would still accept Lehmann's election.
1) During the day relativized the prime minister made his statement that the wall had to be rebuilt.
Typical word combinations:
1) a statement relativize
Conjugations:
Present tense: I. relativize; you relativize; he she it relativized
Simple past: I. relativized
Participle II: relativized
Subjunctive II: i relativized
Imperative: singular relativize!; Plural put into perspective!
Auxiliary verb: to have

Translations

  • Basque: erlatibizatu
  • English: 1) to qualify (a statement), 1) BE: relativize, AE: relativize

Practical example sentences

Automatically selected examples in German:

Retirement funds with more shares promise more returns - with a long investment horizon relativize the risks.
Bernerzeitung.ch, February 28, 2019

After excessive alcohol and alleged beatings against his wife relativize Willi Herren and Jasmin the incidents in Tyrol.
Day 24, December 17, 2018

A study by the Fraunhofer Institute on microplastic emissions from artificial turf pitches sparked lively discussions. Now relativize According to information from SPIEGEL, the researchers reported their results.
Spiegel Online, August 02, 2019

The downward trend in ratings for The Walking Dead continues in the season 9 premiere episode. Certain circumstances relativize the numbers, however.
moviepilot.de, October 10, 2018

The rock band has been under fire since Thursday evening because the musicians portray Jewish concentration camp inmates in their video clip. The video attacks those who like the Holocaust relativize and keep silent.
NZZ Online, March 29, 2019

Full protection for health facilities and staff as well as vulnerable groups of people. Hospital hygienist relativize the contact lock.
Doctors newspaper, March 24, 2020

Emphasize threat and at the same time relativize - It's Armin Laschet's communication since the beginning of the Corona crisis in Heinsberg. And it still doesn't work.
ZDF today, June 24, 2020

The Federal Constitutional Court lets Brandenburg's old connections off. The decision is incomprehensible. Because the judges relativize their own jurisprudence from 2015. One comment.
Märkische Allgemeine Zeitung, August 11, 2020

Governor Hans Peter Doskozil and head of economics Peter Nemeth want to strengthen and relativize Dispute.
kurier.at, December 5th, 2019

A memory of Grandpa, born in 1899, participant in World War I, participant in World War II, displaced, died 1988. He would probably have the current crisis too relativize known.
sueddeutsche.de, March 20, 2020

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Grammar / conjugations

Relate inflection - The conjugation of the verb relativize

It is a regular verb that is conjugated with the auxiliary verb haben.
 1st person singular2nd person singular3rd person singular1st person plural2nd person plural3rd person plural
Present indicativeI put it into perspectiveyou relativizehe / she / it relativizeswe put it into perspectiveyou relativizeput them into perspective
Present Subjunctive I.I put it into perspectiveyou relativizehe / she / it relativizewe put it into perspectiveyou relativizeput them into perspective
Past tense indicativeI put it into perspectiveyou relativizehe / she / it relativizedwe relativizedyou relativizedthey relativized
Past tense subjunctive III put it into perspectiveyou relativizedhe / she / it relativizedwe relativizedyou relativizedthey relativized
Perfect indicativeI put it into perspectiveyou have put it into perspectivehe / she / it has relativizedwe have put it into perspectiveyou have relativizedthey put it into perspective
Perfect subjunctive I.I put it into perspectiveyou have relativizedhe / she / it has relativizedwe have put it into perspectiveyou have relativizedthey put it into perspective
Past perfect indicativeI had put it into perspectiveyou had put it into perspectivehe / she / it had relativizedwe had put it into perspectiveyou had relativizedthey had relativized
Past perfect subjunctive III would have put it into perspectiveyou would have put it into perspectivehe / she / it would have relativizedwe would have relativizedyou would have relativizedthey would have relativized
Future I indicativeI will put it into perspectiveyou will relativizehe / she / it will relativizewe will put it into perspectiveyou will relativizethey will relativize
Future tense I subjunctiveI will put it into perspectiveyou will relativizehe / she / it will relativizewe will put it into perspectiveyou will relativizethey will relativize
Future tense I subjunctive III would put it into perspectiveyou would relativizehe / she / it would relativizewe would put it into perspectiveyou would relativizethey would relativize
Future tense II indicativeI will have put it into perspectiveyou will have put it into perspectivehe / she / it will have relativizedwe will have relativizedyou will have relativizedthey will have relativized
Future tense II subjunctive II will have put it into perspectiveyou will have put it into perspectivehe / she / it will have relativizedwe will have relativizedyou will have relativizedthey will have relativized
Future tense II subjunctive III would have put it into perspectiveyou would have relativizedhe / she / it would have relativizedwe would have relativizedyou would have relativizedthey would have relativized

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Thesaurus & Synonyms

  • mitigate
  • weaken:; reflexive:; intransitive:
  • restrict: Set barriers, set limits, limit; refl. set barriers, humble yourself
  • to dilute (fig.): transitive, auxiliary verb “have”: dilute a little too much with water, make watery; intransitive, auxiliary verb “to be”: become watery, get too high a proportion of water; transferred, auxiliary verb "haben": weaken the content, the impact or expressiveness of something

Another word (synonym) for relativize - Source: OpenThesaurus


Dictionary entries

Entries from our dictionary that contain "relativize":

relative: ... frequency, relative humidity, relative mass Derived words: relative speed, relativize, relativism, relativity, relative pronoun, relative clause ...

relativize:… 3) the / a proof relativizes, the / a proof does not relativize 4) relativize a / the proof Derived words: relativizer, relativization Translations German: [3/4]…

Rhyme: German: -iːʀən: ... reconstruct, recriminate, rectalize, rectify, recultivate, recuperate, relieve, relieve, remunerate, renature, renumerate ...

relativizing: Part of Speech: Participle I Hyphenation: re | la | ti | vie | rend Pronunciation / Stress: IPA: [ʀelatiˈviːʀənt] Grammatical features: Present participle of the verb relativize

relativized:… Grammatical features: 2nd person plural imperative present active of the verb relativieren 3rd person singular present indicative active of the verb relativieren 2nd person plural indicative ...


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relativizing (German) Part of Speech: Participle I Hyphenation: re | la | ti | vie | rend Pronunciation / Stress: IPA: [ʁelatiˈviːʁənt]…

relativising (German) Part of Speech: Declined Form Hyphenation: re | la | ti | vie | ren | de Pronunciation / Stress: IPA:…

relativizing (German) Part of speech: Declined form Hyphenation: re | la | ti | vie | ren | dem Pronunciation / Emphasis: IPA:…

relativising (German) Part of speech: Declined form Hyphenation: re | la | ti | vie | ren | the pronunciation / stress: IPA:…

relativising (German) Part of speech: Declined form Hyphenation: re | la | ti | vie | ren | pronunciation / stress: IPA:…

relativizing (German) Part of Speech: Declined Form Hyphenation: re | la | ti | vie | ren | des Pronunciation / Stress: IPA:…

put into perspective (German) Part of Speech: Conjugated Form Hyphenation: re | la | ti | vie | rest Pronunciation / Stress: IPA:…

relativized (German) Part of Speech: Conjugated Form Hyphenation: re | la | ti | vie | ret Pronunciation / Emphasis: IPA:…

relativize (German) Part of Speech: Conjugated Form Hyphenation: re | la | ti | fourth Pronunciation / Emphasis: IPA:…

relativized (German) Part of Speech: Participle II Hyphenation: re | la | ti | fourth Pronunciation / Emphasis: IPA: [ʁelatiˈviːɐ̯t]…

relativized (German) Part of speech: Declined form Hyphenation: re | la | ti | vier | te Pronunciation / Emphasis: IPA:…

relativized (German) Part of speech: Declined form Hyphenation: re | la | ti | vier | tem Pronunciation / Emphasis: IPA:…