americanise

Americanize

[uh-mer-i-kuh-nahyz]
verb (used with object), verb (used without object), Americanized, Americanizing.
to make or become American in character; assimilate to the customs and institutions of the U.S.
Also, especially British, Americanise.


Origin:
1790–1800, Americanism; American + -ize

Americanization, noun
Americanizer, noun
de-Americanization, noun
de-Americanize, verb, de-Americanized, de-Americanizing.
half-Americanized, adjective
quasi-Americanized, adjective
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Americanize or Americanise (əˈmɛrɪkəˌnaɪz)
 
vb
to make or become American in outlook, attitudes, etc
 
Americanise or Americanise
 
vb
 
Americani'zation or Americanise
 
n
 
Americani'sation or Americanise
 
n
 
A'mericanizer or Americanise
 
n
 
A'mericaniser or Americanise
 
n

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