Synonyms and Antonyms of idolize

  1. to love or admire too much <she blindly idolized her older sister, refusing to acknowledge her considerable faults> Synonyms adore, adulate, canonize, deify, dote (on), hero-worship, worship Related Words appreciate, cherish, esteem, prize, treasure, value; fancy, favor, like, prefer; regard; hallow, respect, revere, venerate; approve, endorse (also indorse), support Near Antonyms abhor, abominate, despise, detest, disdain, dislike, hate, loathe; belittle, deprecate, disparage, misprize, put down

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