verb (used with or without object), A·mer·i·can·ized, A·mer·i·can·iz·ing.
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OTHER WORDS FROM Americanize
Example sentences from the Web for americanized
This is an Americanized version of the famed Running with the Bulls festival in Pamplona, Spain.
Think of a latter-day Americanized version of Downton Abbey—where everyone knows his or her place, and our betters look best.‘Downton Abbey’ Democrats May Cost their Party the Senate|Lloyd Green|March 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Is he an Americanized version of Silvio Berlusconi, determined to wield political and media power in a seamless web of influence?
A very real effort is often made to reconcile foreign-born mothers and Americanized daughters.New Homes for Old|Sophonisba Preston Breckinridge
I smiled, because (in the Americanized sense of the word) I had one, and was running away from him as fast as I could.The Motor Maid|Alice Muriel Williamson and Charles Norris Williamson
Rose was so Americanized, they said impatiently among themselves, that nothing could be done with her.Children of the Tenements|Jacob A. Riis
Mrs. Hudson had been quite Americanized, but was more deeply in love than ever.A Little Girl in Old San Francisco|Amanda Minnie Douglas
These are fair samples of Americanized superstitions—puerile, it is true, but harmless.