from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To translate into Latin.
- transitive v. To transliterate into the characters of the Latin alphabet; Romanize.
- transitive v. To make (a word, for example) similar in appearance to Latin: Latinize an English name.
- transitive v. To cause to adopt or acquire Latin characteristics or customs.
- transitive v. To cause to follow or resemble the Roman Catholic Church in dogma or practices.
- transitive v. To make Latino or Latin American, as in culture.
- intransitive v. To use Latinisms.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To translate something into the Latin language; or make a word similar in appearance to a Latin word.
- v. To transliterate something into the characters of the Latin script; to Romanize
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To give Latin terminations or forms to, as to foreign words, in writing Latin.
- transitive v. To bring under the power or influence of the Romans or Latins; to affect with the usages of the Latins, especially in speech.
- transitive v. To make like the Roman Catholic Church or diffuse its ideas in.
- transitive v. to write in the latin alphabet.
- intransitive v. To use words or phrases borrowed from the Latin.
- intransitive v. To come under the influence of the Romans, or of the Roman Catholic Church.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To translate into Latin.
- To convert into Latin forms, as words; adapt to Latin spelling or inflection; intermix with Latin elements, as a style of writing.
- To use words or phrases borrowed from the Latin.
- Also spelled Latinise.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. write in the Latin alphabet
- v. translate into Latin
- v. cause to adopt Catholicism
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