Translation for 'hero worship' from English to Russian
NOUN   hero worship | -
культ {м} герояhero worship
синагогальное богослужение {с}
synagogue worship
герой {м}hero
национальный герой {м}national hero
Город и псы [Марио Варгас Льоса]
The Time of the Hero [Mario Vargas Llosa]
Ярмарка тщеславия [Уильям Мейкпис Теккерей]
Vanity Fair: A Novel without a Hero [William Makepeace Thackeray]
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Usage Examples English
  • While the secrecy and caution Jones demanded in recruiting led to decreased overall membership, they also helped him foster hero-worship of himself as the "ultimate socialist".
  • Jordan Mintzer of "The Hollywood Reporter" called the film "A bland piece of hero worship".
  • Telephus was the object of ritual hero worship at Pergamon.
  • After Buck shows Bart a trick to calm the dog, Bart starts to hero-worship him.
  • As a result, they (mainly Captain America) become convinced that the Justice League are fascists who demand that civilians hero-worship them.

  • Strabo writes that a tomb-shrine of Circe was attended in one of the Pharmacussae islands, off the coast of Attica, typical for hero-worship.
  • His good humour when playing to the crowd won him widespread admiration in Australia and hero-worship in India.
  • In a letter to his father the following day he believed such "bosh" and hero worship would make him an unpopular figure in the RFC and with his comrades.
  • Steve often used Opus' hero worship to manipulate the hapless penguin into doing his dirty work (although occasionally Steve was heard to have threatened Opus into helping him instead).
  • The third single, "Kelly's Heroes" – a song lampooning society's obsession with celebrities and idols that had much to do with Ryder's own previous hero worship of people he now saw as wastrels – had its opening lyric changed before recording from "Don't talk to me about heroes – Most of these guys snort cocaine," to "Don't talk to me about heroes – most of these men sing like serfs".

  • Cooley also mentions the idea of heroes and hero worship.
  • Even in stories set during the Maccabean period, references to Judas by name were explicitly removed to avoid hero-worship of the Hasmonean line.
  • Thomas Carlyle, in such works as "Sartor Resartus" (1833–34), "The French Revolution: A History" (1837) and "On Heroes, Hero-Worship, & the Heroic in History" (1841), profoundly influenced philosophy and literature of the age.
  • Thomas Carlyle discussed the similarities and differences between the "Vates" Prophet" and the "Vates" Poet" in "On Heroes, Hero-Worship, & the Heroic in History" (1841).
  • ... ") and an object of undying hero worship. Hayseed Abner mindlessly aped his role model—even going so far as submitting to marriage against his will.

  • Thomas Carlyle adopted "Igdrasil" as a favorite symbol; it features in both "On Heroes, Hero-Worship, & the Heroic in History" (1841) and "Past and Present" (1843).
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