gallicise

Gallicize

[gal-uh-sahyz]
verb (used with object), verb (used without object), Gallicized, Gallicizing. (sometimes lowercase)
to make or become French in language, character, etc.
Also, especially British, gallicise.


Origin:
1765–75; < Latin Gallic(us) Gallic + -ize

Gallicization, noun
Gallicizer, noun
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Gallicize or Gallicise (ˈɡælɪˌsaɪz)
 
vb
to make or become French in attitude, language, etc
 
Gallicise or Gallicise
 
vb
 
Gallici'zation or Gallicise
 
n
 
Gallici'sation or Gallicise
 
n
 
'Gallicizer or Gallicise
 
n
 
'Galliciser or Gallicise
 
n

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