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

  • transitive v. To set apart in or as if in a ghetto; isolate.
  • transitive v. To make into or similar to a ghetto: "He left a city ghettoized and strangled by highways and the auto” ( New York).

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To put someone in a ghetto, or to isolate as if in a ghetto.
  • v. To make a place into a ghetto, or to add the characteristics of a ghetto.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. to form into a ghetto; to isolate (people) as though into a ghetto.

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

  • v. put in a ghetto


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