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lionization

See definition of lionization on Dictionary.com
  • as inelevation
  • as inexaltation
  • as inhonor
  • as inimportance
  • as inpopularity

synonyms for lionization

  • aggrandizement
  • apotheosis
  • boost
  • deification
  • eminence
  • ennoblement
  • exaltation
  • glorification
  • grandeur
  • loftiness
  • magnification
  • nobility
  • nobleness
  • preference
  • preferment
  • raise
  • sublimity
  • exaltedness
  • immortalization
  • prelation
  • upgrading

antonyms for lionization

MOST RELEVANT
  • decrease
  • unimportance
  • demotion
  • depression
  • disdain
  • lowness
  • spurning
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How to use lionization in a sentence

At its least charming, it is those who lionize audacious criminals.
MISS MANNERS: SHUNNING, SHAMING AND ‘CANCEL CULTURE’JUDITH MARTIN, NICHOLAS MARTIN, JACOBINA MARTINNOVEMBER 23, 2020WASHINGTON POST
He is a 67-year-old vegan and daily meditator who also lionizes free-market icons like Milton Friedman and Ayn Rand.
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A Bayard in society—a Raphael at the easel, he bore a distinguished part in the lionization of the day.
ALONEMARION HARLAND
Paris made a great fuss over him, but he took his lionization very calmly.
THE SUNNY SIDE OF DIPLOMATIC LIFE, 1875-1912LILLIE DEHEGERMANN-LINDENCRONE
Then came the news of Speke's return and lionization in London.
THE LIFE OF SIR RICHARD BURTONTHOMAS WRIGHT
The renowned Tupper is undergoing the process of lionization.
HARPER'S NEW MONTHLY MAGAZINE, VOLUME 2, NO. 12, MAY, 1851.VARIOUS
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WORDS RELATED TO LIONIZATION

  • aggrandizement
  • apotheosis
  • boost
  • deification
  • eminence
  • ennoblement
  • exaltation
  • exaltedness
  • glorification
  • grandeur
  • immortalization
  • lionization
  • loftiness
  • magnification
  • nobility
  • nobleness
  • preference
  • preferment
  • prelation
  • raise
  • sublimity
  • upgrading
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.