Translation of "idealize" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb UK usually idealise uk /aɪˈdɪə.laɪz/ us

to think of or represent someone or something as better than that person or thing really is

Why do people idealize their school days?
idealized adjective UK usually idealised uk /aɪˈdɪə.laɪzd/ us
idealization noun [ no plural ] UK usually idealisation uk /aɪˌdɪə.laɪˈzeɪ.ʃən/ us /aɪˌdɪə.ləˈ-/

(Translation of “idealize” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)