Definition of Scotticize in English:


Line breaks: Scot¦ti|cize
Pronunciation: /ˈskɒtɪsʌɪz
(also Scotticise)


[with object] rare
  • Make Scottish in character: the Scandinavian name Sigurdsson was Scotticized as Stewartson
    More example sentences
    • Settling in Scotland, he changed his name from Gecevicius and ‘Scotticised’ his life, giving his children British names.
    • That is one reason why he has not ‘Scotticised’ certain words.

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