Definition of deification
: the act or an instance of deifying
Examples of deification in a Sentence
the instant deification by the press of the country's newest war hero
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The genre’s visual language has always been an international collaboration, starting with the Ramones’ debut platter in 1976, which effectively deflated the then-rampant deification of musicians.
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