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Definition 1: consider or render as ideal - [verb of cognition]

Samples where idealise or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • She idealized her husband after his death

Synonyms for idealise in the sense of this definition

(idealise is a kind of ...) deem to be

"She views this quite differently from me" "I consider her to be shallow" "I don't see the situation quite as negatively as you do"

(... is a kind of idealise ) interpret romantically

"Don't romanticize this uninteresting and hard work!"

(... is a kind of idealise ) consider as a god or godlike

"These young men deify financial success"

Definition 2: form ideals - [verb of cognition]

Samples where idealise or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Man has always idealized

Synonyms for idealise in the sense of this definition

(idealise is a kind of ...) devise or invent

"He thought up a plan to get rich quickly" "no-one had ever thought of such a clever piece of software"

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