Also especially British, Ger·man·ise.
Origin of Germanize
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Austria is confronted with one task only and that task is to Germanize all its Slavs.
Thinking over all this, I said why not Germanize this thing?Caper-Sauce
The Germans, in their effort to affect certain charming English customs and Germanize them, in the process lose the charm.L. P. M.
J. Stewart Barney
The Magyars, on the other hand, cried out that this was part of an attempt to Germanize Transylvania.The Revolutionary Movement of 1848-9 in Italy, Austria-Hungary, and Germany
C. Edmund (Charles Edmund) Maurice
Extirpate, Germanize, that is and has been the favorite policy of the government for decades, said Masaryk.
- to adopt or cause to adopt German customs, speech, institutions, etc
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