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Definition of the verb americanise

What does americanise mean as a doing word?

verb - inflections: Americanised | Americanising | Americanises

  1. make American in character
    • lexical domain: Change - verbs of size, temperature change, intensifying, etc.
    • alternative spelling: Americanize
    • more generic words: alter / change / modify = cause to change; make different
  2. become American in character
    • lexical domain: Change - verbs of size, temperature change, intensifying, etc.
    • alternative spelling: Americanize
    • more generic word: change = undergo a change; become different in essence

Music

  1. "Americanise" a.k.a. "Américanisé" is a cataloged instance, composition.
  2. "Americanise" a.k.a. "Américanisé" is a musical single of Jean-François Léon.
    • released in (29 years ago)

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Americanise

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Google previewCultures, Ideologies, and the Dictionary (1995)

Studies in Honor of Ladislav Zgusta by Braj B. Kachru, Henry Kahane

alphabetise, alternant, aluminise, amadan, Amen glass, American chair, Americanise, amongst, an't, anathematise, anatomise, ancestor, ancestress, ancestry, ancillary, ...

Google previewPansegrouw's Crossword Dictionary (1994)

by Louisa Pansegrouw

advance foresee become a Yank Americanise become better ameliorate, improve become bigger grow become black by burning char become blacker darken become blurred dim, mist become bone harden, ossify, stiffen become bored tire, ...

Google previewChambers's Etymological Dictionary of the English Language (1900)

by Andrew Findlater

[Americam Americanise, a-mer'ik-an-T2, at. to render Americanism, a-mer'ik-an- izm, n. a word, phrase, or idiom peculiar to Americans. Amethyst, a'meth-ist, n. a bluish-violet variety of quartz of which drinking-cups used to be made, which the ...

Google previewChambers's etymological dictionary of the English language, ed. by J. Donald (1882)

by Chambers W. and R., ltd

Americanise, a-merlk-an-Tz, v. t. to render Americanism, a-mer'ik-an-izm, n. a word, phrase, or idiom peculiar to Americans. Amethyst, a'meth-ist, n. a bluish- violet variety of quartz of which drinking-cups used to be made, which the ancients ...

Google previewOxford Dictionary of English (2010)

by Angus Stevenson

Americanize (also Americanise) 7verb [with obj.] (often as adj. Americanized) make American in character or nationality. – derivatives Americanization /- ˈzeɪʃ(ə)n/ noun. American Legion (in the US) an association of ex-servicemen formed in ...

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Scrabble value of A1M3E1R1I1C3A1N1I1S1E1

The value of this 11-letter word is 15 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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