Synonyms of lionize in English:

lionize


See definition of lionize

verb

1‘the band's leader has been lionized by the media’

SYNONYMS

celebrate, fete, glorify, honour, bestow honour on, exalt, acclaim, admire, commend, sing the praises of, sound the praises of, praise, extol, applaud, hail, make a fuss of, make a fuss over, make much of, cry up, venerate, eulogize, sing paeans to, reverence, pay homage to, pay tribute to, put on a pedestal, hero-worship, worship, idolize, adulate

aggrandize

rare laud, panegyrize

ANTONYMS

vilify