overidealize

overidealize

(ˌəʊvəraɪˈdɪəˌlaɪz) or

overidealise

vb (tr)
to idealize excessively

overidealize


Past participle: overidealized
Gerund: overidealizing

Imperative
overidealize
overidealize
Present
I overidealize
you overidealize
he/she/it overidealizes
we overidealize
you overidealize
they overidealize
Preterite
I overidealized
you overidealized
he/she/it overidealized
we overidealized
you overidealized
they overidealized
Present Continuous
I am overidealizing
you are overidealizing
he/she/it is overidealizing
we are overidealizing
you are overidealizing
they are overidealizing
Present Perfect
I have overidealized
you have overidealized
he/she/it has overidealized
we have overidealized
you have overidealized
they have overidealized
Past Continuous
I was overidealizing
you were overidealizing
he/she/it was overidealizing
we were overidealizing
you were overidealizing
they were overidealizing
Past Perfect
I had overidealized
you had overidealized
he/she/it had overidealized
we had overidealized
you had overidealized
they had overidealized
Future
I will overidealize
you will overidealize
he/she/it will overidealize
we will overidealize
you will overidealize
they will overidealize
Future Perfect
I will have overidealized
you will have overidealized
he/she/it will have overidealized
we will have overidealized
you will have overidealized
they will have overidealized
Future Continuous
I will be overidealizing
you will be overidealizing
he/she/it will be overidealizing
we will be overidealizing
you will be overidealizing
they will be overidealizing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been overidealizing
you have been overidealizing
he/she/it has been overidealizing
we have been overidealizing
you have been overidealizing
they have been overidealizing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been overidealizing
you will have been overidealizing
he/she/it will have been overidealizing
we will have been overidealizing
you will have been overidealizing
they will have been overidealizing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been overidealizing
you had been overidealizing
he/she/it had been overidealizing
we had been overidealizing
you had been overidealizing
they had been overidealizing
Conditional
I would overidealize
you would overidealize
he/she/it would overidealize
we would overidealize
you would overidealize
they would overidealize
Past Conditional
I would have overidealized
you would have overidealized
he/she/it would have overidealized
we would have overidealized
you would have overidealized
they would have overidealized
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Thompson famously pronounced, perhaps there was a tendency to overidealize Russian workers in their revolutionary moment, overlooking "darker" shades of criminality, alcoholism, brute violence, misogyny, and political apathy.
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