flattered (part of speech: verb)
idolized (part of speech: verb)
praised (part of speech: verb)
celebrated (part of speech: verb)
cheered, commemorated, partied, frolicked, feted, hallowed, caroused, inaugurated, jubilated, rejoiced, venerated, lauded, exulted, proclaimed, made merry, hailed, solemnized, enjoyed, memorialized, praised, reveled, saluted, trumpeted, observed, acclaimed, honored, celebrated
- The place was like a glorified English park; chenars of the first magnitude, taking the place of oaks, rose from the short crisp turf, while a band of stately poplars stood sentry on the river bank. - "A Holiday in the Happy Valley with Pen and Pencil", T. R. Swinburne.
- Selah achieved a sort of glorified presence very grateful to the eyes of the farmers' wives and daughters, who did not understand how much of it was due to the wings on her hat. - "The Co-Citizens", Corra Harris.
- The sultan lived in a fine brown building with a stunted tower, a glorified Arab house, but nothing like those in the Hadhramout. - "Southern Arabia", Theodore Bent Mabel Bent.