In order to make English to English to anglify render conformable towards the English idiom or even English analogies
- make English in appearance
- which will make English; to English; to anglify; render conformable to your English idiom, or even to English analogies.
1710, with -ize + Medieval Latin Anglicus "of English," from Angli "the Angles" (see Angle). Associated: Anglicized; anglicizing.
(v. t.) To create English; to English; to anglify; render conformable towards English idiom, or even English analogies.
Conciliation was also tried with some success; plantation schemes were rejected in favour of an attempt to Anglicize the Irish; their chieftains were created earls and endowed with monastic lands; and so peaceful was Ireland in 1542 that the lord-deputy could send Irish kernes and gallowglasses to fight against the Scots.