bolshevize


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bolshevize

(ˈbɒlʃəˌvaɪz) or

bolshevise

vb (tr)
to bring into line with Communist ideology
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Verb1.bolshevize - make Communist or bring in accord with Communist principles; "communize the government"
alter, change, modify - cause to change; make different; cause a transformation; "The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city"; "The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue"
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Only Lithuanian Deputy Prime Minister and the Foreign Minister Kreve-Mickevicius claimed later that while meeting Molotov in Moscow at the beginning of July, he had tried to resist the Soviet plan to bolshevize Lithuania.