Heroised - definition of heroised by The Free Dictionary
heroize (redirected from heroised)
To make a hero of; treat as a hero: was heroized for her medical discoveries.
heroize (ˈhɪərəʊˌaɪz) or
to make a hero of
he•ro•ize (ˈhɪər oʊˌaɪz)
v.t. -ized, -iz•ing.
to make a hero or heroine of.
Past participle: heroized
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The models of the drawings often become classicised, even heroised
Aristotle's beliefs in the hymn heroised
and divinised Hermias to an extent that ordinary Greek religion did not allow.
The association of statues with Iron Age funerary monuments has led to suggestions that they constitute heroised
representations, even 'portraits', of dead warriors (e.