creolize

Definitions:

  • To play the creole; imitate or fall in with the manners, customs, habits, etc., of the creoles, especially as regards an easy manner of living.
  • To cause a <xref>pidgin</xref> language rapidly expanding in <xref>vocabulary</xref> and <xref>grammatical</xref> rules to become <xref>ultimately</xref> a <xref>creole</xref>.
  • To render an imported object 'localised'; to produce variations which give an object a regional flavour.
  • develop into a creole
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