Synonyms of deify
1 worshipDictionary • Apollo's son Asclepius was deified as the god of medicine.
worship • people who still worship the pagan gods
adore • The Holy Spirit creates in us a desire to adore God.
revere • Those who support him revere him.
respect • I want him to respect me as a career woman.
honour • Honour your parents, that's what the Bible says.
glorify • We are committed to serving the Lord and glorifying his name.
2 idolizeDictionary • Stalin was to some extent deified during his lifetime.
idolize • Naomi idolized her father as she was growing up.
elevate • He was elevated to the post of Prime Minister.
glorify • the banning of songs glorifying war
exalt • This book exalts her as a genius.
extol • She keeps extolling his managerial skills.
idealize • People often idealize the past.
immortalize • The town was immortalized in the famous story of Dracula.
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• The Holy Spirit creates in us a desire to adore God.
elevateWhen someone or something achieves a more important rank or status, you can say that they are elevated to it.
• He was elevated to the post of Prime Minister.
• This book exalts her as a genius.
Thesaurus for deify from the Collins English Thesaurus