transitive verbGermanized, Germanizing
- to make German or like the Germans in thought, language, etc.
- Archaic to translate into German
to adopt German methods, attitudes, etc.
tr. & intr.v.Ger·man·ized, Ger·man·iz·ing, Ger·man·iz·es
To make or become German in form, idiom, style, or character.