verb (used with object), mod·ern·ized, mod·ern·iz·ing.
verb (used without object), mod·ern·ized, mod·ern·iz·ing.
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Again, the later remanieurs of the earliest Chansons de Geste modernise the details of these poems.Homer and His Age|Andrew Lang
We modernise the somewhat difficult spelling, but retain the quaint language of the original.Irish Witchcraft and Demonology|St. John D. (St. John Drelincourt) Seymour
As a result, nearly five hundred dollars was voted from the corporation funds to strengthen and modernise the "calaboose."The Daughter of Anderson Crow|George Barr McCutcheon
Even so, it's better than treating the world like a company trading for profit, but we must modernise the rules.Sonia Married|Stephen McKenna
We might modernise a little, so as to show the real sense, by saying 'Glevum city and Corinium city and Bath city.'Science in Arcady|Grant Allen