mythologize mythologize

Definition(s):

  1. (v) construct a myth
  2. (v) make into a myth

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Hanged in Melbourne in 1880 aged 25, his short life was easy to mythologize but harder to grasp.
  2. Be ready from Day 1 to mythologize whatever Horatio Alger elements of the nominee's life story foster instant legend and likeability.
  3. For some reason there has been a tendency to mythologize this campaign, to portray Reagan as an abstract force that has settled at the heart of the country and held it in thrall.
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