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sanitize

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishsanitizesan‧i‧tize (also sanitise British English) /ˈsænətaɪz/ verb [transitive] 🔊 🔊 1 TCNREMOVEto remove particular details from a report, story etc in order to make it less offensive, unpleasant, or embarrassing – used especially to show disapproval 🔊 the sanitized version of events which was reported in the government-controlled media2 CLEANto clean something thoroughly, removing dirt and bacteria→ See Verb table
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sanitizeWearing a police uniform did not sanitize a working man from ungodly ways.So many leaders want to sanitize leadership, make it sound clean and noble.They keep trying to sanitize the event and give it pretentiously serious overtones when all the children want to do is party.Forman has sanitized the film to fit its R-rating.
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Verb table
sanitize
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theysanitize
he, she, itsanitizes
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theysanitized
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave sanitized
he, she, ithas sanitized
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad sanitized
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill sanitize
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have sanitized
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam sanitizing
he, she, itis sanitizing
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you, we, theyare sanitizing
Past
I, he, she, itwas sanitizing
you, we, theywere sanitizing
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been sanitizing
he, she, ithas been sanitizing
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been sanitizing
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be sanitizing
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been sanitizing
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