Definition of immiserize in English:

immiserize

(British immerise)

Pronunciation /i(m)ˈmizəˌrīz/ /ɪ(m)ˈmɪzəˌraɪz/

transitive verb

[with object]
  • Cause to become poor or impoverished; immiserate.

    • ‘a country experiencing growth would be immiserized by the resulting deterioration in its terms of trade’

Origin

1970s from immiserization.