idolization

Synonyms and related words:
Amor, Christian love, Eros, Platonic love, admiration, adoration, affection, agape, anthropolatry, apotheosis, appreciation, approbation, approval, arborolatry, ardency, ardor, attachment, awe, bibliolatry, bodily love, breathless adoration, brotherly love, caritas, charity, conjugal love, consideration, courtesy, deference, deification, demonolatry, desire, devotion, duty, esteem, estimation, exaggerated respect, faithful love, fancy, favor, fervor, fetishization, flame, fondness, free love, free-lovism, great respect, heart, hero worship, high regard, homage, honor, hygeiolatry, iconolatry, idolatry, idolism, lasciviousness, libido, like, liking, litholatry, love, lovemaking, married love, monolatry, ophiolatry, passion, patriolatry, physical love, physiolatry, phytolatry, popular regard, popularity, prestige, pyrolatry, regard, respect, reverence, reverential regard, sentiment, sex, sexual love, shine, spiritual love, tender feeling, tender passion, truelove, uxoriousness, veneration, weakness, worship, yearning

Moby Thesaurus. . 1996.

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  • idolization — index respect Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • idolization — (Amer.) i·dol·i·za·tion || ‚aɪdÉ™lÉ™ zeɪʃn / laɪ z n. act of worshipping blindly, adoration, veneration; act of worshipping as an idol (also idolisation) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • idolization — idolize (also idolise) ► VERB ▪ revere or love greatly or excessively. DERIVATIVES idolization noun …   English terms dictionary

  • idolization — noun see idolize …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • idolization — See idolize. * * * …   Universalium

  • idolization — noun the act of idolizing, adoring or worshiping, especially to excess …   Wiktionary

  • idolization — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun The act of adoring, especially reverently: adoration, reverence, veneration, worship. See LIKE, LOVE, SACRED …   English dictionary for students

  • idolization — idol·i·za·tion …   English syllables

  • idolization — noun 1. the act of admiring strongly • Syn: ↑adoration, ↑idolisation • Derivationally related forms: ↑idolise (for: ↑idolisation), ↑idolize • Hypern …   Useful english dictionary

  • idolize — idolization, n. idolizer, n. /uyd l uyz /, v., idolized, idolizing. v.t. 1. to regard with blind adoration, devotion, etc. 2. to worship as a god. v.i. 3. to practice idolatry: to idolize as did ancient Greece and Rome. Also, esp. Brit., idolise …   Universalium

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