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
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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
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
These were, indeed, tendencious, if I may Anglicize a very necessary word from the Spanish tendencioso.Dona Perfecta|B. Perez Galdos
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