sovietize

verb, often capitalized so·vi·et·ize \ ˈsō-vē-ˌe-ˌtīz , ˈsä- , -vē-ə- \

Definition of sovietize

sovietized; sovietizing
transitive verb
1 : to bring under Soviet control
2 : to force into conformity with Soviet cultural patterns or governmental policies

sovietization

play \ˌsō-vē-ˌe-tə-ˈzā-shən, -vē-ə-\ noun, often capitalized

First Known Use of sovietize

1919


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