Meaning of Yankeefy

Yan•kee•fy

Pronunciation: (yang'kē-fī", -ki-), [key]
— -fied, -fy•ing.
  1. to cause to acquire Yankee traits or characteristics: She was afraid that a year in a Connecticut college had Yankeefied her speech.
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