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  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of mythologize.

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Examples

  • Wow, she's following the same path as Reagan by referring to mythologized people such as Reagan used to.

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  • Ultimately he will regain his mojo, his wife and his audience only when he stands up against the authoritarian state, exhibits some backbone, "not betraying any fear, not revealing any of the dread that was his foremost feeling at the time," "mythologized" by the ubiquitous news footage, showing him seeming

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  • He reflexively thinks of himself and those around him in terms of literary characters and mythologized historical figures.

    Michael Cunningham's "By Nightfall," reviewed by Ron Charles

  • Only of course, Nénette emerges as a kind of tabula rasa...a moving confrontation with the fool on the hill, about which Society has long mythologized, both envying, pitying -- and thus, condemning -- her/him.

    Michael Vazquez: On Nénette

  • Only of course, Nénette emerges as a kind of tabula rasa...a moving confrontation with the fool on the hill, about which Society has long mythologized, both envying, pitying -- and thus, condemning -- her/him.

    Michael Vazquez: On Nénette

  • We tend to stereotype people and things based on the thing they did best or even sometimes based upon something that's not true about them at all but because their lives were borrowed and mythologized they have become something they are not e.g., think the hollywood tabloids.

    George Elerick: The End Of Christianity

  • Ms. Thomson's argument is that Gauguin choreographed his own career; that because of his "self-promotional urge," he "mythologized his role as creator."

    Tate Modern Exhibition Makes a Fresh Case for Gauguin

  • Were it not for this high-value target, it might have been a routine mission for the specially trained and highly mythologized SEAL Team Six, officially called the Naval Special Warfare Development Group, but known even to the locals at their home base Dam Neck in Virginia as just DevGru ...

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  • Usually the biographer serves as a kind of check on a subject like Feynman, who, it is presumed, mythologized himself as most autobiographers do.

    A Curious Mind

  • It was not the safe chemical the media has mythologized.

    Wendy Gordon: The True Alar Story

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