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enshrine

verb

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to assign a high status or value to
  • some teachers tend to enshrine their personal preferences as sacred rules of English grammar

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The first known use of enshrine was in the 14th century

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“Enshrine.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/enshrine. Accessed 24 Oct. 2020.

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