Definitions

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

  • adj. Italian in character: Italianate buildings.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Italian in style or character
  • v. To Italianize

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To render Italian, or conformable to Italian customs; to Italianize.
  • adj. Italianized; Italianated.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To render Italian or conformable to Italian principles or manners; Italianize.
  • Italianized; having become like an Italian: applied especially to fantastic affectation of fashions borrowed from Italy.

Etymologies

Italian +‎ -ate (Wiktionary)

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