idealize

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Etymology[edit]

From ideal +‎ -ize.

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idealize (third-person singular simple present idealizes, present participle idealizing, simple past and past participle idealized)

  1. (transitive) To regard something as ideal.
  2. (intransitive) To conceive or form an ideal.
  3. (transitive, art) To portray using idealization.

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Verb[edit]

idealize

  1. inflection of idealizar:
    1. first-person singular present subjunctive
    2. third-person singular present subjunctive
    3. third-person singular imperative