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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - To make changes so an object is more characteristic of a certain European country.

Usage examples (30)
  • 102Elizabeth absorbed this interest in Italianate culture.
  • "Italianate," her father said, but that was a guess, or a rationalization.
  • » Toronto’s Twin Italianate Villas • Spacing Toronto • understanding the urban landscape
  • As it is, he will always interest a certain number of readers as being, in his languid "Italianate" way, a sort of ineffectual for more
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