vernacularize

verb
ver·​nac·​u·​lar·​ize | \ vər-ˈna-kyə-lə-ˌrīz How to pronounce vernacularize (audio) , və- \
vernacularized; vernacularizing

Definition of vernacularize

transitive verb

: to render into or express in a vernacular

Other Words from vernacularize

vernacularization \ vər-​ˌna-​kyə-​lə-​rə-​ˈzā-​shən How to pronounce vernacularization (audio) , və-​ \ noun

First Known Use of vernacularize

1821, in the meaning defined above

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“Vernacularize.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/vernacularize. Accessed 13 Jul. 2020.

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