from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To make a hero of; treat as a hero: was heroized for her medical discoveries.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To make someone into a hero.
- v. To treat someone as if they were a hero.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To make or represent as heroic.
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