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i·de·al·ize

 (ī-dē′ə-līz′)
v. i·de·al·ized, i·de·al·iz·ing, i·de·al·iz·es
v.tr.
To regard or represent as ideal: students who idealize their professors; a book that idealizes rustic living.
v.intr.
To regard or represent something as ideal.

i·de′al·i·za′tion (-ə-lĭ-zā′shən) n.
i·de′al·iz′er n.

idealized

(aɪˈdɪəlaɪzd) or

idealised

adj
portrayed or represented as being ideal
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.idealized - exalted to an ideal perfection or excellence
perfect - being complete of its kind and without defect or blemish; "a perfect circle"; "a perfect reproduction"; "perfect happiness"; "perfect manners"; "a perfect specimen"; "a perfect day"
Translations

idealized

[aɪˈdɪəlaɪzd] idealised (British) adj [image, person] → idéalisé(e)

idealized

adj person, version, landscapeidealisiert; image, viewidealisierend
References in classic literature ?
Therefore, in his other moods, symbolize whatever grand or gracious thing he will by whiteness, no man can deny that in its profoundest idealized significance it calls up a peculiar apparition to the soul.
The result was a full page in a Sunday supplement, filled with photographs and idealized drawings of Marian, with many intimate details of Martin Eden and his family, and with the full text of "The Palmist" in large type, and republished by special permission of MACKINTOSH'S MAGAZINE.
And we seem to see at a distance the promise of such a method, which can hardly be any other than the method of idealized experience, having roots which strike far down into the history of philosophy.
As he appears in the poem, Beowulf is an idealized Anglo-Saxon hero, but in origin he may have been any one of several other different things.
And then he thought of her as we think of the dead--in a tender immensity of regret, in a passionate longing for the return of idealized perfections.
Sensible despots have never confined that precaution to women: they have taken their whips with them when they have dealt with men, and been slavishly idealized by the men over whom they have flourished the whip much more than by women.
Ever and anon there gleamed across the young man's mind a sense of wonder that he should be walking side by side with the being who had so wrought upon his imagination, whom he had idealized in such hues of terror, in whom he had positively witnessed such manifestations of dreadful attributes,--that he should be conversing with Beatrice like a brother, and should find her so human and so maidenlike.
Many of the changes in the idealized storms that arise from small changes in the heat sink characteristics would be difficult to anticipate.
The computational stress intensity factor solutions for the realistic and idealized weld geometries obtained from two-dimensional plane strain finite element analyses are first reviewed.
Often abstract in conception and boldly visual in execution, McMorris's poems sketch out idealized spaces where words reign over human frailties.
For researchers who use weather prediction models or data sets created with the help of weather prediction models, this volume outlines advanced techniques in the study of atmospheric dynamics by numerical experimentation, as well as simplified and highly idealized models for the development and initial testing of such techniques.
Providing people with idealized situations, as opposed to actual outcomes, 'cleans' their memory and provides a stock of good quality evidence for the brain to use," said Dr Bradley Love (UCL Department of Cognition, Perception and Brain Sciences), lead author of study.