heroize

verb he·ro·ize \ ˈhir-(ˌ)ō-ˌīz ; ˈher-ə-ˌwīz , ˈhe-rə- \

Definition of heroize

heroized; heroizing
transitive verb
:to make heroic

First Known Use of heroize

1695


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