heroicize
transitive verb (-ized; -izing) Date: 1897 heroize

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • heroicize — /hi roh euh suyz /, v.t., heroicized, heroicizing. heroize. Also, esp. Brit., heroicise. [HEROIC + IZE] * * * …   Universalium

  • heroicize — /hi roh euh suyz /, v.t., heroicized, heroicizing. heroize. Also, esp. Brit., heroicise. [HEROIC + IZE] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ancient Macedonians — The expansion of ancient Macedon up to the death of King Philip II (r. 359–336 BC). The Macedonians (Greek: Μακεδόνες, Makedónes) originated from inhabitants of the northeastern part of the Greek peninsula, in the alluvial plain around the rivers …   Wikipedia

  • 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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