verb (used with or without object), An·gli·cized, An·gli·ciz·ing.
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Origin of Anglicize
OTHER WORDS FROM AnglicizeAn·gli·ci·za·tion, nounde-An·gli·cize, verb (used with object), de-An·gli·cized, de-An·gli·ciz·ing.half-An·gli·cized, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for anglicize
Whether it is advisable to Anglicize the spelling of certain French words, like timbre, in order to promote their assimilation.Society for Pure English, Tract 3 (1920)|Society for Pure English
It was because the word could only be translated by a circumlocution that I ventured to Anglicize it.George Eliot's Life, Vol. I (of 3)|George Eliot
Jimmy was commissioned to anglicize a proper proposal and André spent hours in repeating the verbiage as taught.David Lannarck, Midget|George S. Harney
They shun the Italian "quarter," mix with Americans, and Anglicize their names.The Old World in the New|Edward Alsworth Ross
These were, indeed, tendencious, if I may Anglicize a very necessary word from the Spanish tendencioso.Dona Perfecta|B. Perez Galdos