Mexicanize

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Mexican +‎ -ize

Verb[edit]

Mexicanize (third-person singular simple present Mexicanizes, present participle Mexicanizing, simple past and past participle Mexicanized)

  1. (transitive) To make Mexican.
    Mexicanizing a recipe isn't as simple as covering it in peppers and guacamole!
  2. (intransitive) To become Mexican.
    US businesses have met with mixed results in attempting to Mexicanize.