transitive verb, often capitalized scot·ti·cize \-ˌsīz\
variants: also British



Definition of scotticize


  1. 1 :  scotchify

  2. 2 :  to cause to conform with the characteristics of Scottish English scotticized the Latin words without any scruple

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Origin and Etymology of scotticize

Late Latin scotticus + English -ize

First Known Use: 1763

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