Definition of legendizing in US English:

legendizing

noun

  • The action or process of creating a legend or legends; interpretation or reinterpretation of a person or thing as a legend or legendary; an instance of this.

adjective

  • That creates legends; legend-making; (now especially) that creates or promotes an exaggerated or idealized image of a person or thing.

Origin

Early 20th century. From legendize + -ing<br>mid 18th century; earliest use found in The Monthly Review. Originally from legend + -izing.

Pronunciation

legendizing

/ˈlɛdʒ(ə)ndʌɪzɪŋ/