Definition of citify in US English:

citify

verbcitifies, citifying, citified

derogatory
  • See citified

    • ‘In recent years with the proceeding of citifying, the agricultural economy was atrophying gradually.’
    • ‘He brings him out, paints him with a coat of swank and citifies him enough to make him a star in the gambling world.’
    • ‘The group's name speaks for itself, citifying and making this traditional and folk inspired music known to a greater public that is more familiar with the current, modern dance and techno sound.’
    • ‘It is not stamping-out rural life and citifying everyone either.’
    • ‘Improved access enhanced the appeal of the Upper West Side, and as the nineteenth century came to a close apartment buildings proliferated, citifying the once rural West End.’

Pronunciation

citify

/-fī/