Entry from British & World English dictionary
Definition of francize in English:
verb[with object] Canadian
- Example sentences
- The Revolution and Empire everywhere had a profound impact on collective identity, on the francisation or ‘Frenchification’ of the citizens of a new society.
- The francization of Quebec basically created two markets, where Montreal found itself increasingly at a disadvantage for serving the larger English market, compared to Toronto.
- In the francisation group the children are always encouraged to express themselves in French.
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