Synonyms of 'deification'
1 worshipDictionary, adoration, apotheosis
This book challenges the deification of Christ.
2 venerationDictionary, hero-worship, glorification
the deification of rock stars
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Adoration is a feeling of great admiration and love for someone or something.
They gazed at each other with mutual adoration.
If something is the apotheosis of something else, it is an ideal or typical example of it.
This was the time of the star's apotheosis.
Thesaurus for deification from the Collins English Thesaurus
If you talk about the deification of someone or something, you mean that they are regarded with very great respect and are not criticized at all.