meaning of anglicize

anglicize meaning in General Dictionary

In order to make English to English to anglify render conformable towards the English idiom or even English analogies

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  • make English in appearance
  • which will make English; to English; to anglify; render conformable to your English idiom, or even to English analogies.

anglicize meaning in Etymology Dictionary

1710, with -ize + Medieval Latin Anglicus "of English," from Angli "the Angles" (see Angle). Associated: Anglicized; anglicizing.


anglicize meaning in General Dictionary

(v. t.) To create English; to English; to anglify; render conformable towards English idiom, or even English analogies.


Sentence Examples with the word anglicize

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.

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