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knock (someone) off his/her pedestal

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Synonyms & Antonyms of knock (someone) off his/her pedestal

to cause (someone) to lose a position of esteem, importance, etc.
  • When the scandal broke, the beloved actor was knocked off his pedestal.
  • She signed up for the marathon in order to knock last year's winner off his pedestal.

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