One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘a bust of Shakespeare on a pedestal’
plinth, base, support, bottom, bed, foot, substructure, mounting, platform, stand, foundation, pillar, column, pier
‘at an early age one puts one's father on a pedestal’
idealize, exalt, lionize, heroize, aggrandize
look up to, respect, hold in high regard, think highly of, have a high opinion of, hold in admiration, admire
esteem, revere, glorify, adulate, worship, hero-worship, adore, reverence, venerate, deify
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