Definition of Americanize verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

Americanize

 verb
(British English also -ise)verb
BrE BrE//əˈmerɪkənaɪz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//əˈmerɪkənaɪz//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they Americanize
BrE BrE//əˈmerɪkənaɪz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//əˈmerɪkənaɪz//
 
he / she / it Americanizes
BrE BrE//əˈmerɪkənaɪzɪz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//əˈmerɪkənaɪzɪz//
 
past simple Americanized
BrE BrE//əˈmerɪkənaɪzd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//əˈmerɪkənaɪzd//
 
past participle Americanized
BrE BrE//əˈmerɪkənaɪzd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//əˈmerɪkənaɪzd//
 
-ing form Americanizing
BrE BrE//əˈmerɪkənaɪzɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//əˈmerɪkənaɪzɪŋ//
 
 
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Americanize somebody/something to make somebody/something American in character
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: Americanize