Definition of proletarize in US English:

proletarize

(also proletarise)

verb

rare
  • with object Proletarianize.

Origin

Early 20th century; earliest use found in Political Science Quarterly. From proletar- + -ize. Compare French prolétariser.

Pronunciation

proletarize

/ˈprəʊlɪtərʌɪz/