Aryanize Ar"yan*ize, v. t. To make Aryan (a language, or in language). --K. Johnston. [1913 Webster]

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  • Aryanize — /air ee euh nuyz , air yeuh , ar /, v.t., Aryanized, Aryanizing. (in Nazi doctrine) to remove all non Aryan persons from (office, business, etc.). Also, esp. Brit., Aryanise. [1855 60; ARYAN + IZE] * * * …   Universalium

  • Aryanize — n. make Aryan; remove all people (from schools, jobs, etc.) that are not Aryan (under the Nazi regime) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • aryanize —    to steal from Jews    Originally, for the Nazis, it meant to remove any Jewish link or involvement, and then to take over without paying any compensation:     Reka, the most reputable, the best department store in Dresden, was aryanised last… …   How not to say what you mean: A dictionary of euphemisms

  • aryanize — ar·yan·ize …   English syllables

  • aryanize — ˈ ̷ ̷( ̷ ̷) ̷ ̷ˌnīz transitive verb ( ed/ ing/ s) Usage: often capitalized 1. : to make Aryan in speech characteristics or culture 2. : to clear of non Aryan (as Semitic) personnel, control, or influence …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Aryanise — /ˈɛəriənaɪz/ (say airreeuhnuyz) verb (t) (Aryanised, Aryanising) (in Nazi doctrine) to remove all non Aryan persons from (office, business, etc.). Also, Aryanize …   Australian English dictionary

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