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['aɪd(ə)laɪz] брит. / амер.


  1. боготворить, почитать

  2. поклоняться идолам

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But the father was alarmed at the idea. As he became more estranged from Katerina Nikolaevna, whom he had been very fond of, he now began almost to idolize his daughter, especially after his stroke.
Но отца эта мысль испугала; он, по мере отвращения от Катерины Николавны, которую прежде очень любил, стал чуть не боготворить свою дочь, особенно после удара.
Dostoevsky, Fyodor / A Raw YouthДостоевский, Фёдор / Подросток
Достоевский, Фёдор
© Издательство "Советская Россия", 1979
A Raw Youth
Dostoevsky, Fyodor
At thirteen, I'd idolized the Naval Service, as exemplified by Captain Nicholas Ewing Seafort.
В тринадцать лет я мечтал о военно-космической службе. Моим идолом был капитан Николас Эвин Сифорт.
Feintuch, David / Voices of HopeФайнток, Дэвид / Надежда смертника
Надежда смертника
Файнток, Дэвид
Voices of Hope
Feintuch, David
© 1996 by David Feintuch
There is no doubt that she perfectly idolized him.
Да, да, она просто боготворила его.
Dickens, Charles / Great ExpectationsДиккенс, Чарльз / Большие надежды
Большие надежды
Диккенс, Чарльз
© Издательство "Художественная литература", 1960
Great Expectations
Dickens, Charles
© 2010 Ignatius Press, San Francisco

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'aɪd(ə)laɪzVerbбоготворить; почитатьExamples

She was idolized as a movie star. — Её боготворили как кинозвезду.

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Basic forms
Present Participle (Participle I)idolizing
Past Participle (Participle II)idolized
Present Indefinite, Active Voice
I idolizewe idolize
you idolizeyou idolize
he/she/it idolizesthey idolize
Present Continuous, Active Voice
I am idolizingwe are idolizing
you are idolizingyou are idolizing
he/she/it is idolizingthey are idolizing
Present Perfect, Active Voice
I have idolizedwe have idolized
you have idolizedyou have idolized
he/she/it has idolizedthey have idolized
Present Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I have been idolizingwe have been idolizing
you have been idolizingyou have been idolizing
he/she/it has been idolizingthey have been idolizing
Past Indefinite, Active Voice
I idolizedwe idolized
you idolizedyou idolized
he/she/it idolizedthey idolized
Past Continuous, Active Voice
I was idolizingwe were idolizing
you were idolizingyou were idolizing
he/she/it was idolizingthey were idolizing
Past Perfect, Active Voice
I had idolizedwe had idolized
you had idolizedyou had idolized
he/she/it had idolizedthey had idolized
Past Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I had been idolizingwe had been idolizing
you had been idolizingyou had been idolizing
he/she/it had been idolizingthey had been idolizing
Future Indefinite, Active Voice
I shall/will idolizewe shall/will idolize
you will idolizeyou will idolize
he/she/it will idolizethey will idolize
Future Continuous, Active Voice
I shall/will be idolizingwe shall/will be idolizing
you will be idolizingyou will be idolizing
he/she/it will be idolizingthey will be idolizing
Future Perfect, Active Voice
I shall/will have idolizedwe shall/will have idolized
you will have idolizedyou will have idolized
he/she/it will have idolizedthey will have idolized
Future Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I shall/will have been idolizingwe shall/will have been idolizing
you will have been idolizingyou will have been idolizing
he/she/it will have been idolizingthey will have been idolizing
Future in the Past Indefinite, Active Voice
I should/would idolizewe should/would idolize
you would idolizeyou would idolize
he/she/it would idolizethey would idolize
Future in the Past Continuous, Active Voice
I should/would be idolizingwe should/would be idolizing
you would be idolizingyou would be idolizing
he/she/it would be idolizingthey would be idolizing
Future in the Past Perfect, Active Voice
I should/would have idolizedwe should/would have idolized
you would have idolizedyou would have idolized
he/she/it would have idolizedthey would have idolized
Future in the Past Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I should/would have been idolizingwe should/would have been idolizing
you would have been idolizingyou would have been idolizing
he/she/it would have been idolizingthey would have been idolizing
Present Indefinite, Passive Voice
I am idolizedwe are idolized
you are idolizedyou are idolized
he/she/it is idolizedthey are idolized
Present Continuous, Passive Voice
I am being idolizedwe are being idolized
you are being idolizedyou are being idolized
he/she/it is being idolizedthey are being idolized
Present Perfect, Passive Voice
I have been idolizedwe have been idolized
you have been idolizedyou have been idolized
he/she/it has been idolizedthey have been idolized
Past Indefinite, Passive Voice
I was idolizedwe were idolized
you were idolizedyou were idolized
he/she/it was idolizedthey were idolized
Past Continuous, Passive Voice
I was being idolizedwe were being idolized
you were being idolizedyou were being idolized
he/she/it was being idolizedthey were being idolized
Past Perfect, Passive Voice
I had been idolizedwe had been idolized
you had been idolizedyou had been idolized
he/she/it had been idolizedthey had been idolized
Future Indefinite, Passive Voice
I shall/will be idolizedwe shall/will be idolized
you will be idolizedyou will be idolized
he/she/it will be idolizedthey will be idolized
Future Perfect, Passive Voice
I shall/will have been idolizedwe shall/will have been idolized
you will have been idolizedyou will have been idolized
he/she/it will have been idolizedthey will have been idolized