- to create or alter in a simplified, sentimentalized, or contrived form or manner: museums that have become Disneyfied to attract more visitors.
Origin of Disneyfy
1970–75, Americanism; Disney + -fy
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- to transform (historical places, local customs, etc) into trivial entertainment for tourists
C20: from the Disneyland amusement park