To better see all uses of the word
idealize
in
The House of Mirth
please enable javascript.

Go to New Version of This Page
This old version has not been updated since 2016,
but we're leaving it in case you prefer it.
Show What's New
Please update your links from the new version.
idealize
Used In
The House of Mirth
Go to Book Vocabulary
Go to Word Detail
  • There was in Lily a vein of sentiment, perhaps transmitted from this source, which gave an idealizing touch to her most prosaic purposes.

  • There are no more uses of "idealize" in the book.


    Show samples from other sources
  • as idealized and romanticized as a Disney cartoon
  • ...we idealize youth and sexiness but recoil if our young want to be sexy.
    Belinda Luscombe  --  Time, 2008, The Truth About Teen Girls  --  http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,1840556,00.html(retrieved 11/03/09)

  • Go to more samples
Go to Book Vocabulary
verbalworkout.com . . . enhancing vocabulary while reading