transitive verb, often capitalized hol·ly·wood·ize \-ˌdīz\

Definition of hollywoodize


  1. :  to make (someone or something, such as an author or his or her writings) conform to standards set up by the American motion-picture industry does not believe that the author can be completely Hollywoodized — A. A. VanDuym

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to criticize severely

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