- v. 使制度化；使……机构化；把某人置于公共机构照料之下
cause to be admitted; of persons to an institution;
"After the second episode, she had to be committed"
"he was committed to prison"
- As an adult I can comprehend mental illness, even the need to institutionalize people.
- A social worker suggested that she institutionalize her ageing father.
The Spaniards..had institutionalised torture under the guise of the Inquisition.出自： C. Francis
A marvellous satirist..who had sold out to institutionalized religion.出自： M. Seymour