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immortalize

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishimmortalizeim‧mor‧tal‧ize (also immortalise British English) /ɪˈmɔːtəlaɪz $ -ɔːr-/ verb [transitive] 🔊 🔊 FAMOUSto make someone or something famous for a long time, especially by writing about them, painting a picture of them etc 🔊 Dickens’ father was immortalized as Mr Micawber in ‘David Copperfield’. Grammar Immortalize is usually passive.→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
immortalizeHe was determined to be remembered, immortalized.But the rank-and-file glories immortalized by Malraux have faded into the history books.Gregg immortalized himself by replying that his ammunition was exhausted but that he thought he could hold with the bayonet.The Choptank is the river immortalized in James Michener's novel "Chesapeake."Morgan and Virgil Earp were wounded in the exchange, which has been immortalized in Western lore.He would immortalize Jack and vindicate himself from his culpable grief by becoming what Jack would have been.Luckily, her husband found George Brownlee to immortalize the middle-aged bear in wood.
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Verb table
immortalize
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyimmortalize
he, she, itimmortalizes
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyimmortalized
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave immortalized
he, she, ithas immortalized
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad immortalized
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill immortalize
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have immortalized
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam immortalizing
he, she, itis immortalizing
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you, we, theyare immortalizing
Past
I, he, she, itwas immortalizing
you, we, theywere immortalizing
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been immortalizing
he, she, ithas been immortalizing
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been immortalizing
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be immortalizing
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been immortalizing
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