idolaters

idolater

[ahy-dol-uh-ter]
noun
1.
Also, idolist [ahyd-l-ist] . a worshiper of idols.
2.
a person who is an immoderate admirer; devotee.

Origin:
1350–1400; Middle English idolatrer, equivalent to idolatr(ie) idolatry + -er -er2; -rer > -er by dissimilation

self-idolater, noun
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