Definitions of generalise
  1. verb
    draw from specific cases for more general cases
    synonyms: extrapolate, generalize, infer
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    overgeneralise, overgeneralize
    draw too general a conclusion
    universalise, universalize
    make universal
    type of:
    conclude, reason, reason out
    decide by reasoning; draw or come to a conclusion
  2. verb
    speak or write in generalities
    synonyms: generalize
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    particularise, particularize, specialise, specialize, specify
    be specific about
    type of:
    mouth, speak, talk, utter, verbalise, verbalize
    express in speech
  3. verb
    cater to popular taste to make popular and present to the general public; bring into general or common use
    synonyms: generalize, popularise, popularize, vulgarise, vulgarize
    popularise, popularize
    make understandable to the general public
  4. verb
    become systemic and spread throughout the body
    synonyms: generalize
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    type of:
    distribute, spread
    distribute or disperse widely
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