And though it’s clear to anyone with an ounce of logic that they are a pack of charlatans, they’re lionized throughout the Empire not just as immortal, but as oracles and mind-readers.
Sabaa Tahir -- An Ember in the Ashes
Everyone will lionize you.
Joseph Heller -- Catch-22
He was acknowledged, fawned upon, in a way lionized.
Theodore Dreiser -- Sister Carrie
All of this after he had been betrayed by Judas and scorned by a public that had lionized him just days before.
Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard -- Killing Lincoln
Some upper-class Pakistanis, while originally sympathetic to Mukhtar, scorned her as an uneducated peasant and were uncomfortable with the way she was lionized abroad.
Nicholas D. Kristof -- Half the Sky
…months I did book and fax signing on more than a hundred worlds; I appeared on "The AllNet Now!" show with Marmon Hamlit; I met CEO Senister Per6t and All Thing Speaker Drury Fein aswell as a score of senators; I spoke to the Interplanetary Society of PEN Women and to the Lusus Writers" Union; I was given honorary degrees at the University of New Earth and at Cambridge Two; I was feted, interviewed, imaged, reviewed (favorably), bioed (unauthorized), lionized, serialized, and swindled.
Dan Simmons -- Hyperion
At the International Women’s Health Coalition banquet in January 2008, he could barely move but was a center of attention, lionized by admirers from all over the world.