glamorisation


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Noun1.glamorisation - the act of glamorizing; making something or someone more beautiful (often in a superficial way)
beautification - the act of making something more beautiful
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Talking about his part, he slammed the glamorisation of 1960s criminal gangsters Ronnie and Reggie Kray.
A quarter of a century later and the film is still the source of much debate, for its undoubted misogyny, glorification of greed and glamorisation of prostitution.
And it is that, not the glamorisation of any single soldier, society must focus on.
By these means it spreads its message of hate into homes across the UK, to those seeking it and those who may be susceptible to its distortion and glamorisation of horrific acts.
Of Mackenzie, O'Connell said: "I just needed to work out that his incentives were pure and clean, that there wasn't any potential glamorisation of this particular world.
The commercialisation or rather glamorisation of being in a relationship or how to get into a relationship has been imposed on both sexes with the view to eliminate any or all traces of original thought or behaviour and to replace it with a cognitive setup that can easily be manipulated through magazines like Men's Health or FHM, which rarely assist him in dealing with the complexity of this perilous journey.
The 44-year-old, who recently split from long-term girlfriend, actress Rachel McAdams, believes there is a major problem surrounding the glamorisation of drink and drugs.
The modern glamorisation of the medical profession has seen a television series character inspire a new generation of 'wannabe' neurosurgeons.
Tyneside folk criticised the show for its damaging portrayal of life in the Toon, with alcohol campaigners also queuing up to slam the series for its glamorisation of binge drinking.
This method of valorisation and glamorisation of the military service made its value higher than its real economic worth to an individual thus making this necropolitical job very attractive in spite of its low individual economic benefits.
The discipline, dedication and training required to reach the highest standards of the sport are also emphasised, making it a book about surfing and life rather than a glamorisation of a superficially appealing lifestyle.
Youth Minister Kate Ellis said she was determined to stop the glamorisation of unhealthily thin women, which has been blamed for children suffering eating disorders.