Translation of "naturalize" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb (UK usually naturalise) uk /ˈnætʃ.ər.əl.aɪz/

to make someone a legal citizen of a country that they were not born in

a naturalized US citizen
She has lived in Australia for a long time, and recently she was naturalized.
naturalization noun [ no plural ] (UK usually naturalisation) uk /ˌnætʃ.ər.əl.aɪˈzeɪ.ʃən/

(Translation of “naturalize” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)