Meaning of “mythologize” in the English Dictionary

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"mythologize" in British English

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mythologizeverb [ I or T ]

mainly US UK usually mythologise uk /mɪˈθɒl.ə.dʒaɪz/ us /mɪˈθɑː.lə.dʒaɪz/

to create a false picture of a situation:

People tend to mythologize (about) their youth/the past.

(Definition of “mythologize” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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