Synonyms of pedestal in English:

pedestal


See definition of pedestal

noun

1‘a bust of Shakespeare on a pedestal’

SYNONYMS

plinth, base, support, bottom, bed, foot, substructure, mounting, platform, stand, foundation, pillar, column, pier

podium, socle


Phrases

    put someone on a pedestal

      ‘at an early age one puts one's father on a pedestal’

      SYNONYMS

      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