immortalize immortalize  /ɪ ˈmɔr tə laɪz/

Definition(s):

  1. (v) be or provide a memorial to a person or an event
  2. (v) make famous forever

Usage(s):

  1. Two French photographers immortalize the remains of the motor city on filmPhotographs by Yves Marchand and Romain Meffre.
  2. Two French photographers immortalize the remains of the motor city on filmPhotographs by Yves Marchand and Romain Meffre.
  3. Detroit's Beautiful, Horrible Decline Two French photographers immortalize the remains of the motor city on film Photographs by Yves Marchand and Romain Meffre.

News

  1. Most Unintentionally Hilarious Paintings/Drawings of Athletes

    A portrait of a hero can be an august and inspiring thing. Think Washington Crossing the Delaware , think Turquoise Marilyn , think Joan of Arc at Prayer . Sports fans sometimes think to immortalize their heroes in such regal fashion. Sadly not all artists with this inclination have the talent to make the tribute an object of glory. Others do have the talent, but they set paint to canvas without ...
    on July 2, 2013     Source: Bleacher Report

  2. Watch Mark Sanchez's butt fumble as a silent movie

    The latest way to immortalize the Jets quarterback's most famous blunder? Vaudeville!
    on July 1, 2013     Source: Lowell Sun

Quotes

  1. "I'm anticipating being in one of his rap songs now, which can immortalize a man," Rex said. "So we'll see what happens."
    on Oct 29, 2003 By: Simon Rex Source: WESH.com

  2. "Mr. President, in appreciation of your many kind gestures towards Ghana and other parts of Africa, and to immortalize your good will to us, my government has decided to name this road, this very strategic road after you," Kufuor said in Accra...
    on Feb 20, 2008 By: John Kufuor Source: Reuters

  3. "Video Gamers can now create a professional-looking, high-quality comic book to immortalize an important battle scene or dramatic encounter within their game play," notes Donovan. "Comic Book Creator lets gamers add in text bubbles to their...
    on Oct 26, 2005 By: Donovan Source: PR Newswire (press release)

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