italianize

verb, often capitalized ital·ian·ize \ ə-ˈtal-yə-ˌnīz , i- also ī- \

Definition of italianize

italianized; italianizing
intransitive verb
:to act Italian; specifically :to follow the style or technique of recognized Italian painters
transitive verb
:to make Italian (as in appearance or behavior)

Italianization

play \ə-ˌtal-yə-nə-ˈzā-shən, i- also ī-\ noun

First Known Use of italianize

circa 1611


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