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ˈdi əˌfaɪde·ify

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  1. deifyverb

    apotheosize, idealize, exalt

  2. deifyverb

    To make a god of (something or someone).

    idealize, apotheosize, exalt

  3. deifyverb

    To treat as worthy of worship; to regard as a deity.

    apotheosize, exalt, idealize

Princeton's WordNet

  1. deifyverb

    consider as a god or godlike

    "These young men deify financial success"

  2. deifyverb

    exalt to the position of a God

    "the people deified their King"

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  1. deifyverb

    idolize, make a god of, raise to the rank of a deity

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  1. Ernest Wooden:

    They will come here and rent cars on their own, they are wealthier, often highly educated, and willing to venture out to San Francisco, San Diego, Las Vegas. They love the Lakers, they deify Kobe Bryant. That's a demographic shift.

  2. Alex Gibney:

    There seems to be a need to deify that stuff in a way that brooks all criticism, and that does verge sometimes on the religious.

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