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Na·zi

 (nät′sē, năt′-)
n. pl. Na·zis
1. A member of the National Socialist German Workers' Party, founded in Germany in 1919 and brought to power in 1933 under Adolf Hitler.
2. An adherent or advocate of policies characteristic of Nazism; a fascist.
3. often nazi Informal A severely intolerant or dictatorial person: food nazis who want to ban salt in restaurants.
adj.
1. Of, relating to, controlled by, or typical of the National Socialist German Workers' Party.
2. often nazi Informal Severely intolerant or dictatorial: loathed the nazi gym teacher.

[German, short for Nationalsozialist (the abbreviation being in part popularized by opponents of the Nazis, perhaps influenced by earlier German regional Nazi, awkward, clumsy person, from Nazi, Iggy, short for the name Ignatius), from Nationalsozialistische Deutsche Arbeiterpartei, National Socialist German Workers' Party.]

Na′zi·fi·ca′tion (-sə-fĭ-kā′shən) n.
Na′zi·fy′ (-sə-fī′) v.

Nazify

(ˈnɑːtsɪˌfaɪ)
vb, -fies, -fying or -fied
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) (tr) to make Nazi in character
ˌNazifiˈcation n

Na•zi•fy

(ˈnɑt sɪˌfaɪ, ˈnæt-)

v.t. -fied, -fy•ing. (sometimes l.c.)
to place under Nazi control or influence.
[1933]
Na`zi•fi•ca′tion, n.

Nazify


Past participle: Nazified
Gerund: Nazifying

Imperative
Nazify
Nazify
Present
I Nazify
you Nazify
he/she/it Nazifies
we Nazify
you Nazify
they Nazify
Preterite
I Nazified
you Nazified
he/she/it Nazified
we Nazified
you Nazified
they Nazified
Present Continuous
I am Nazifying
you are Nazifying
he/she/it is Nazifying
we are Nazifying
you are Nazifying
they are Nazifying
Present Perfect
I have Nazified
you have Nazified
he/she/it has Nazified
we have Nazified
you have Nazified
they have Nazified
Past Continuous
I was Nazifying
you were Nazifying
he/she/it was Nazifying
we were Nazifying
you were Nazifying
they were Nazifying
Past Perfect
I had Nazified
you had Nazified
he/she/it had Nazified
we had Nazified
you had Nazified
they had Nazified
Future
I will Nazify
you will Nazify
he/she/it will Nazify
we will Nazify
you will Nazify
they will Nazify
Future Perfect
I will have Nazified
you will have Nazified
he/she/it will have Nazified
we will have Nazified
you will have Nazified
they will have Nazified
Future Continuous
I will be Nazifying
you will be Nazifying
he/she/it will be Nazifying
we will be Nazifying
you will be Nazifying
they will be Nazifying
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been Nazifying
you have been Nazifying
he/she/it has been Nazifying
we have been Nazifying
you have been Nazifying
they have been Nazifying
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been Nazifying
you will have been Nazifying
he/she/it will have been Nazifying
we will have been Nazifying
you will have been Nazifying
they will have been Nazifying
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been Nazifying
you had been Nazifying
he/she/it had been Nazifying
we had been Nazifying
you had been Nazifying
they had been Nazifying
Conditional
I would Nazify
you would Nazify
he/she/it would Nazify
we would Nazify
you would Nazify
they would Nazify
Past Conditional
I would have Nazified
you would have Nazified
he/she/it would have Nazified
we would have Nazified
you would have Nazified
they would have Nazified
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.nazify - cause or force to adopt Nazism or a Nazi character; "Hitler nazified Germany in the 1930's"; "The arts were nazified everywhere in Germany"
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"
denazify - free from Nazi ideology or detach from Nazi allegiance; "Germany was denazified after WW II"; "The highest judges were never denazified"
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