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Is there a single word for 'blind worship' as in worshiping an actor blindly notwithstanding the bad performance?

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    For most purposes, just worship on its own will convey the intended meaning anyway. – FumbleFingers Feb 5 '12 at 15:14
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If you're looking for noun

Fanatic

A person filled with excessive and single-minded zeal, esp. for an extreme religious or political cause.

Zealot

A person who is fanatical and uncompromising in pursuit of their religious, political, or other ideals.

If you're looking for adjectives

rabid

Having or proceeding from a fanatical belief in something

fanatical

Filled with excessive and single-minded zeal.

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When you love someone excessively and blindly you idolise them. This form of love and admiration is called idolisation.

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Adoration - The literal meaning is blind worship. As in "they adore money".

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Idolatry: Blind or excessive devotion to something.E.g:

Their affection soon increased to almost idolatry.

Blind: Not willing to notice or unwilling to perceive or understand. Usually with "to" E.g:

He is blind to his boyfriend/girlfriend's faults.

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You could perform a parasynthesis of the word using the prefix mis-.

misworship

http://cleandictionary.com/#misworship

To worship wrongly

  • blindly =/= wrongly. – Brian H. Sep 11 '17 at 10:55
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infatuation

wordnetweb: 'a foolish and usually extravagant passion or love or admiration.'

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My choice is going to be dotage: excessive fondness.

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