suburbanize

Definitions of suburbanize
1

v take on suburban character

“the city suburbanized
Synonyms:
suburbanise
Type of:
change
undergo a change; become different in essence; losing one's or its original nature

v make suburban in character

“highly suburbanized cities”
Synonyms:
suburbanise
Type of:
alter, change, modify
cause to change; make different; cause a transformation

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