Definition of Polonize in English:

Polonize

(also Polonise)

verb

  • with object To make (a people, custom, language, etc.) Polish; to give a Polish character or identity to.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Foreign & Colonial Quarterly Review. From post-classical Latin Polonia Poland + -ize, perhaps after French poloniser.

Pronunciation

Polonize

/ˈpəʊlənʌɪz//ˈpɒlənʌɪz/