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tr.v. French·i·fied, French·i·fy·ing, French·i·fies
To make French in character or quality.
French′i·fi·ca′tion (-fĭ-kā′shən) n.
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vb, -fies, -fying or -fied
informal to make or become French in appearance, behaviour, etc
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v.t. -fied, -fy•ing. (often l.c.)
to cause to resemble the French.
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Past participle: Frenchified
Past participle: frenchified
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|Verb||1.||Frenchify - make French in appearance or character; "let's Frenchify the restaurant and charge more money"|
|2.||Frenchify - become French in appearance or character; "This restaurant has Frenchified"|
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