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At its least charming, it is those who lionize audacious criminals.

He is a 67-year-old vegan and daily meditator who also lionizes free-market icons like Milton Friedman and Ayn Rand.

The liberal lionization of John Roberts is roaring through the media.

A Bayard in society—a Raphael at the easel, he bore a distinguished part in the lionization of the day.

Paris made a great fuss over him, but he took his lionization very calmly.

Then came the news of Speke's return and lionization in London.

The renowned Tupper is undergoing the process of lionization.


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On this page you'll find 206 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to lionization, such as: aggrandizement, apotheosis, boost, deification, eminence, and ennoblement.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.