proletarianize

verb
pro·​le·​tar·​i·​an·​ize | \ ˌprō-lə-ˈter-ē-ə-ˌnīz How to pronounce proletarianize (audio) \
proletarianized; proletarianizing

Definition of proletarianize

transitive verb

: to reduce to a proletarian status or level

Other Words from proletarianize

proletarianization \ ˌprō-​lə-​ˌter-​ē-​ə-​nə-​ˈzā-​shən How to pronounce proletarianize (audio) \ noun

First Known Use of proletarianize

1887, in the meaning defined above

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“Proletarianize.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/proletarianize. Accessed 27 Sep. 2021.

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