Example sentences for: americanized

How can you use “americanized” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Place names and the like often become verbs when used with an- ize or an - ify suffix: The story was Hollywoodized; The area risks being balkanized; The region was Vaticanized; The decor was Frenchified; The country is becoming Swissified; The immigrant quickly became Americanized; Standard British English is being Cockneyfied .

  • On the contrary, I think it is wonderful that people here should become so Americanized, so naturalized, that they come to admire and seek to identify with a history in which their families had no part.

  • The cover story delivers excerpts from The Nation 's archives, focused around two central themes: continuing class struggles and the rise of Americanized capitalism.

  • If you think fanatical following accorded baseball suggests that Japanese society is hopelessly Americanized, you should see what happens when a 15-day sumo wrestling tournament is held in cities around the country.

  • Mr. Kaplan's generation has largely died off, and its progeny have become Americanized.


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