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  • From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (Redirected from Verbify) The verbs to verbify and to verb are themselves products of verbification (see autological word), and — as might be guessed — the. — “Conversion (linguistics) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • Should this article be merged with anthimeria and turned into a redirect? Examples like mail / (to) mail could thus be regarded as cases of conversion but certainly not examples like enthusiasm / (to) enthuse (back-formation) or verb/(to) verbify (some instance of suffixation). — “Talk:Verbification - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • She said that these words have inserted themselves into our 'gaijin dialect' so comfortably, that we even start to abbreviate some words (e.g. 'shink' for 'shinkansen' (bullet train)) and verbify some nouns (e.g. "I'll be 'shinking' up to Tokyo at the weekend". — “Wikipedia:Reference desk/Archives/Language/2009 October 3”, en.wikipedia.org

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