hero worshiper

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Synonyms for hero worshiper

someone who worships heroes

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The hero worshipers are those who, by an idealized other, are persuaded to enter the path of radicalization and carry out an act of violent jihad.
Despite its pain and suffering, the bull resisted every attempt to take his life, resisted until the hero worshipers realized there would be no glory, no bravery in his execution.
I feel suddenly compelled to join what I assume will be the hoards of hero worshipers at the funeral.
The leaders of this new age are far more colorful than Robinson, who is charitable and caring and courtly but neither charismatic nor controversial enough to catch the eye of today's hero worshipers.
According to George Bernard Shaw, the United States is a nation of hero worshipers and we draw our heroes from the criminal classes.