Definition of Americanize
1 : to cause to acquire or conform to American characteristics
2 : to bring (something, such as an area) under the political, cultural, or commercial influence of the U.S.
: to acquire or conform to American traits
Examples of americanize in a sentence
The editors of the book decided to Americanize the spelling.
First Known Use of americanize
AMERICANIZE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of Americanize for English Language Learners
: to make (something or someone) American : to cause (something or someone) to have American characteristics
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