Synonyms of hero-worship
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admirationAdmiration is a feeling of great liking and respect for a person or thing.
• Her eyes widened with admiration.
adorationAdoration is a feeling of great admiration and love for someone or something.
• They gazed at each other with mutual adoration.
• Churchill was held in veneration in his lifetime.
Thesaurus for hero-worship from the Collins English Thesaurus