from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To make American in form, style, or character.
- transitive v. To absorb or assimilate into American culture.
- transitive v. To bring under American influence or control.
- intransitive v. To become American, as in spirit.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To make American, as to custom, culture, or style of the United States of America.
- v. To localize a medium for sale or use in the United States.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To render American; to assimilate to the Americans in customs, ideas, etc.; to stamp with American characteristics.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To render American in character; assimilate to the customs and institutions of the United States.
- To naturalize in the United States.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. make American in character
- v. become American in character
American + -ize (Wiktionary)