Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of verb lionize

1 sense of lionize

Sense 1
lionize, lionise, celebrate -- (assign great social importance to; "The film director was celebrated all over Hollywood"; "The tenor was lionized in Vienna")
       => respect, honor, honour, abide by, observe -- (show respect towards; "honor your parents!")

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