Meaning of bastardize
Pronunciation: (bas'tur-dīz"), [key]
— v., -ized, iz•ing.
- to lower in condition or worth; debase: hybrid works that neither preserve nor bastardize existing art forms.
- to declare or prove (someone) to be a bastard.
- to harass or humiliate as part of initiation into a college or regiment.
- to become debased.
- bastardize (Thesaurus)