Translation of mythicize in Spanish:


mitificar, v.

Pronunciation /ˈmɪθəˌsaɪz//ˈmɪθɪsʌɪz/

transitive verb

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    • For 200 years, to be an American hero was to be mythicized as being almost biblically good.
    • The characters are themselves responsible for thus mythicizing the geographical journey; each of them embarks on an ‘imagined journey from periphery to centre’.
    • But by mythicising his illness he extracted more from the experience than he would had he recognised its true provenance.
    • Virgil recognizes the anomaly of expunged Trojan origins and effectively mythicizes it in Book 12 of the Aeneid.