lionize

(redirected from lionise)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus.
Related to lionise: misattributed
See: honor
References in periodicals archive ?
Some may wish to lionise her for her contribution to politics but she meant nothing to sport and sport meant nothing to her.
The irony is the idiots who lionise a woman beater, rapist and killer would, if they were on the receiving end of his attacks, be ringing the police to demand protection from the brute they are putting on a pedestal.
SOFT: MarsdenIT IS fashionable to lionise Paul Marsden, the anti-war Labour backbencher.