Word:

Lionize

Li´on`ize   Pronunciation: lī´ŭn`īz
v. t.1.To treat or regard as a lion or object of great interest.
[imp. & p. p. Lionized (lī"ŭn*īzd), p. pr. & vb. n. Lionizing (lī"ŭn*ī`zĭng).]
2.To show the lions or objects of interest to; to conduct about among objects of interest.
Verb1.lionize - assign great social importance to; "The film director was celebrated all over Hollywood"; "The tenor was lionized in Vienna"
Synonyms: lionise, celebrate
adulate, aggrandize, apotheose, apotheosize, beatify, belaud, bepraise, bless, blow up, boast of, brag about, canonize, celebrate, crown, cry up, deify, elevate, emblazon, ennoble, enshrine, enthrone, eulogize, exalt, extol, flatter, glamorize, glorify, go slumming, hero-worship, idolize, immortalize, laud, magnify, make legendary, make much of, overpraise, panegyrize, pay tribute, porter aux nues, praise, puff, puff up, raise, rubberneck, saint, salute, sanctify, see the lions, see the sights, set up, sight-see, throne, trumpet, uplift
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Lion-hearted
lion-hunter
lion-jaw forceps
Lionced
Lioncel
Lionel
Lionel Barrymore
Lionel Hampton
Lionel Trilling
Lioness
Lionet
lionfish
lionhearted
Lionhood
lionise
Lionism
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Lionlike
Lionly
Lions
Lions Book
Lions Club
Lionship
Liopelma
Liopelma hamiltoni
Liopelmidae
liothyronine
Lip
lip balm
Lip bit
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Lip comforter
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