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1. specialise  (verb) 
evolve so as to lead to a new species or develop in a way most suited to the environment

  Also known as: speciate, differentiate, specialize


  More Generic:
    evolve


2. specialise  (verb) 
become more special; "We specialize in dried flowers"

  Also known as: specialize, narrow, narrow down


  More Specific:
overspecialize / overspecialise - become overly specialized


  More Generic:
    change     alter     vary


  Opposite of:
    diversify     branch out     broaden     diversify     branch out     broaden


3. specialise  (verb) 
suit to a special purpose; "specialize one''s research"

  Also known as: specialize


  More Generic:
    modify


4. specialise  (verb) 
be specific about; "Could you please specify your criticism of my paper?"



  More Specific:
spell out - make explicit


  More Generic:
    elaborate     lucubrate     expatiate     exposit     enlarge     flesh out     expand     expound     dilate


  Opposite of:
    generalize     generalise


5. specialise  (verb) 
devote oneself to a special area of work; "She specializes in honey bees"; "This plumber specialized in jacuzzis"

  Also known as: specialize


  More Generic:
    work


 

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