Origin of citified
verb (used with object), cit·i·fied, cit·i·fy·ing.
Origin of citify
Examples from the Web for citified
Historical Examples of citified
The delighted Solomon had quite forgotten his dislike for the citified Paige.The Calico Cat
Charles Miner Thompson
She was what a few weeks before she would have derided as "citified and airified."Mam' Lyddy's Recognition
Thomas Nelson Page
He won her away with his glitter and plume And citified ways, while the lover did fume.Missy
Yes, yes, I know that you are one of the citified, and cannot breathe except in an atmosphere of tobacco smoke.The Joy of Captain Ribot
Armando Palacio Valds
She was rather stylishly dressed, “citified,” Oscar said; she swung a beaded work-bag as she walked.The Boy Settlers
verb -fies, -fying or -fied (tr)
1865, probably a back formation from citified. Related: Citifying.