heroize (Amer.) he·ro·ize || 'hɪrəʊaɪz /'hɪər- v. make a hero of; make heroic; treat as a hero (also heroise)

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • heroize — heroization, n. /hear oh uyz /, v.t., heroized, heroizing. to make a hero of: a war film that heroizes the warrior. Also, heroicize; esp. Brit., heroise. [1730 40; HERO + IZE] * * * …   Universalium

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