transitive verb-·cized·, -·ciz·ing
to treat or regard romantically; give a romantic character to or interpretation of
to have or uphold romantic ideas, attitudes, etc.
verbro·man·ti·cized, ro·man·ti·ciz·ing, ro·man·ti·ciz·es
To view or interpret romantically; make romantic.
To think in a romantic way.
(third-person singular simple present romanticizes, present participle romanticizing, simple past and past participle romanticized)
- To interpret or view something in a romantic (unrealistic, idealized) manner.
- (intransitive) To think or act in a romantic manner.