Adore and Idolize


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Adore verb – To feel passion, devotion, or tenderness for.
Usage example: an attentive, solicitous husband who clearly adores his wife

Idolize is a synonym for adore in love topic. In some cases you can use "Idolize" instead a verb "Adore", when it comes to topics like admire, sacred, love intensely. popular alternative
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Idolize verb – To love or admire too much.
Usage example: she blindly idolized her older sister, refusing to acknowledge her considerable faults

Adore is a synonym for idolize in worship topic. You can use "Adore" instead a verb "Idolize", if it concerns topics such as sacred, hero-worship. popular alternative
Nearby Words: idol, idolised, idolizing, idolising
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Common collocations

brother adore brother idolize brother
kids adore kids idolize kids
whom adore whom idolize whom
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