Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • transitive v. To make French in character or quality.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To make (something) more French in appearance or character.
  • v. : (intransitive) To become more French.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To make French; to infect or imbue with the manners or tastes of the French; to Gallicize.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To make French; infect with French tastes, manners, or turns of expression.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. make French in appearance or character
  • v. become French in appearance or character

Etymologies

From French + -i- + -fy. (Wiktionary)

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