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Definition of the verb Africanize

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verb - inflections: Africanized | Africanizing | Africanizes

  1. [transitive, American spelling] To make African.

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Google previewDictionary of Americanisms (1877)

A Glossary of Words and Phrases Usually Regarded as Peculiar to the United States by John Russell Bartlett

To Africanize. To place under Negro domination. Africanization. The act of placing under Negro domination. This and the preceding are words of recent introduction by Southern political writers. After Night After nightfall; in the evening; as, ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Emancipation and Abolition in the Transatlantic World (2015)

by Junius P. Rodriguez

Ironically, the same abolitionists applauded efforts to Christianize and de- Africanize slave children so that a happy, manageable, free peasantry could be created. As slavery was coming to an end in July 1834, the Jamaican planters braced ...

Google previewAfro-American Encyclopaedia (1895)

Or, the Thoughts, Doings, and Sayings of the Race, Embracing Addresses, Lectures, Biographical Sketches, Sermons, Poems, Names of Universities, Colleges, Seminaries, Newspapers, Books, and a History of the Denominations, Giving the Numerical Strength of Each. In Fact, it Teaches Every Subject of Interest to the Colored People, as Discussed by More Than One Hundred of Their Wisest and Best Men and Women

Africanize.—To place under Negro domination. Africanization.—The act of placing under Negro domination. This and the preceding are words of recent introduction by Southern political writers. Anti-Vegro.—Hostility to Negroes. Anti- Slattery.

Google previewThe Routledge Dictionary of Pronunciation for Current English (2017)

by Clive Upton, William A. Kretzschmar, Jr.

n Africanize BR 'afrikin AIZ, -Z, -in, ...

Google previewBARTLETT'S DICTIONARY OF AMERICANISMS (1859)

by JOHN RUSSELL BARTLETT

To Africanize. To place under Negro domination. Africanization. The act of placing under Negro domination. This and the preceding are words of recent introduction by Southern political writers. After Night. After nightfall ; in the evening ; as, ...

Google previewDictionary of Americanisms, 2nd ed. enlarged (1859)

by John Russell Bartlett

To Africanize. To place under Negro domination. Africanization. The act of placing under Negro domination. This and the preceding are words of recent introduction by Southern political writers. After Night. After nightfall ; in the evening ; as, ...

Google previewAfro-American Encyclopaedia, Or, The Thoughts, Doings, and Sayings of the Race (1895)

Embracing Addresses, Lectures, Biographical Sketches, Sermons, Poems, Names of Universities, Colleges, Seminaries, Newspapers, Books, and a History of the Denominations, Giving the Numerical Strength of Each. In Fact, it Teaches Every Subject of Interest to the Colored People, as Discussed by More Than One Hundred of Their Wisest and Best Men and Women. Illustrated with Beautiful Half-tone Engravings by James T. Haley

Africanize. — To place under Xegro domination. Africanization. — The act of placing under Xegro domination. This and the preceding are words of recent introduction by Southern political ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Post-Colonial Literatures in English (2004)

by Eugene Benson, L.W. Conolly

Unlike Achebe, Conton does littleto Africanize theEnglish language. Critics often mention Conton's Churchillian vocabulary, which theyfeel is quite out of ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Guinea (2013)

by Mohamed Saliou Camara, Thomas O'Toole, Janice E. Baker

Guinea was able to Africanize the faculty and curriculum in most of the system, with the exception of vocational schools and universities, where the presence of foreign faculty, mostly from the USSR and other Eastern bloc countries, was ...

Google previewRandom House Webster's Rhyming Dictionary (2008)

by Random House

vaporize, verbalize, victimize, vitalize, vocalize, vulcanize, vulgarize, weatherize, weather-wise, Westernize, winterize, womanize, worldly-wise; accessorize, acclimatize, actualize, aestheticize, Africanize, allegorize, alphabetize, anatomize, ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of African American Society (2005)

by Gerald D. Jaynes

Historian Maude Wahlman suggests that slaves would take European quilt styles and “Africanize” them, using patterns derived from West and Central African textiles. There are other quilting traditions in America, including those of the Amish ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of the Civil War and Reconstruction (2011)

by William L. Richter

The party as a whole, especially the Scalawag elements, had no desire to “ Africanize” the South. Even party celebrations were often racially exclusive. Hence the South fairly bristled at the idea of Charles Sumner's Civil Rights Act ( qq.v.) ...

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