[ uh-rab-uh-sahyz ]

verb (used with or without object),A·rab·i·cized, A·rab·i·ciz·ing.
  1. (of a language or a linguistic feature) to make or become Arabic in form.

Origin of Arabicize

First recorded in 1870–75; Arabic + -ize
  • Also especially British, A·rab·i·cise .

Other words from Arabicize

  • A·rab·i·ci·za·tion, noun

Words Nearby Arabicize Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024