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verb [transitive] American English pronunciation: idolize /ˈaɪd(ə)lˌaɪz/ 
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present tense
I/you/we/theyidolize
he/she/itidolizes
present participleidolizing
past tenseidolized
past participleidolized
  1. to think that someone is perfect

    Leo had idolized Madonna from the start.

    She idolized her husband and would never criticize him.

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