verb (used with object), i·dol·ized, i·dol·iz·ing.
verb (used without object), i·dol·ized, i·dol·iz·ing.
Origin of idolize
Examples from the Web for idolise
Men rate the virtues of the heart at almost nothing, while they idolise endowments of body and intellect.
Men do not value very highly the affections of the heart, but idolise the gifts of body and mind.The 'Characters' of Jean de La Bruyre|Jean de La Bruyre
All my intelligence and being have turned to spirit, to idolise you.Juliette Drouet's Love-Letters to Victor Hugo|Louis Guimbaud
Vivian, in turn, gazed upon this singular being and the fair pictured form which he seemed to idolise.Vivian Grey|Earl of Beaconsfield, Benjamin Disraeli
Fred had been married ten months, and appeared to idolise his wife.Original Penny Readings|George Manville Fenn