Translation of "deify" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

deify

verb [ T ] uk us /ˈdeɪ.ɪ.faɪ/

to make someone or something into a god

神化,将…尊奉为神
The Romans used to deify their emperors. 罗马人常常神化他们的皇帝。

disapproving to consider someone or something to be more important than anything else

将…奉若神明;崇拜
Elvis Presley was deified by his fans. 猫王受到歌迷们的顶礼膜拜。
deification uk us /ˌdeɪ.ɪ.fɪˈkeɪ.ʃən/ US  /ˌdiː.ə-/ noun [ U ]

(Translation of “deify” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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