mythmaker

[mith-mey-ker]

Origin of mythmaker

First recorded in 1870–75; myth + maker
Related formsmyth·mak·ing, noun
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Examples from the Web for myth-making

Historical Examples of myth-making

  • Reactions are constantly occurring in the myth-making process.

    Moon Lore

    Timothy Harley

  • Thus far in the history of mankind biography might be defined as the art of myth-making.

    The Arena

    Various

  • That cause is, probably, a dwindling of the myth-making faculty.

  • It appeals to the imagination and to our myth-making aptitudes.

    The Breath of Life

    John Burroughs

  • The savage, at all events when myth-making, draws no hard and fast line between himself and the things in the world.