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Definition of "idealizing" [idealizing]

  • Present participle of idealize. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "idealizing" in a sentence
  • "These people keep pining for some sort of idealized “perfect America” when in fact what they are idealizing is their childhood!"
  • "Realization that life is growth protects us from that so-called idealizing of childhood which in effect is nothing but lazy indulgence."
  • "Therefore there are many discerning persons who hold that he was "idealizing" when he wrote of them being at court at the time Dunkirk was sold."