Definition Of idolize


admire, revere, or love greatly or excessively.

he idolized his mother

Example Of idolize

  • After people become fed up with stereotypical beauty idols, which Warhol once mocked in his works on Hollywood stars, an idolization of alternative celebrities arises.

  • And idolisers are mostly irrational; I don't want blind worshipping.

  • As a historical interpretation, it built on the work of nineteenth-century custodians of revolutionary traditions, most famously perhaps Jules Michelet, that apocalyptic idolizer of The People.

  • As well as pro-monarchists and pro-communists, there are a host of other sons and idolisers of long-dead politicians from the post-war era.

  • But idolizers and idols are used wherever gods are in flight and so announce their nearness.

  • More Example