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The fashion of the present day is the idolization of nature.

And Buddy attended Johnse with the devotion born of idolization.

What an amount of idolization have not the German authors of the last ten years wasted on Paris!

If worship is confined to the idolization of the sun or the cat, every one realizes the temporality of the matter.

WORD ORIGIN

1590s, from idol + -ize. Related: Idolized; idolizing.

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