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deified

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past tense of deify

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2 to offer honor or respect to (someone) as a divine power
  • some ancient pagans deified such objects of nature as trees and rivers

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3 to assign a high status or value to
  • the sense of entitlement felt by athletes who have been deified all their lives

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“Deified.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/deified. Accessed 8 Dec. 2021.

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