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romanticizeverb [I]

(UK usually romanticise) uk   /rəʊˈmæn.tɪ.saɪz/ /rəˈ-/  us   /roʊˈmæn.t̬ə-/
to talk about something in a way that makes it sound better than it really is, or to believe that something is better than it really is: Stop romanticizing! Nothing's that perfect.
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