Translation of pedestal in Spanish:
- to knock somebody off her/his pedestalto put o set somebody on a pedestalbajarle los humos a alguien(before noun) pedestal lampponer a alguien en un pedestalExample sentences
- Too often our African American heroes and heroines are placed on pedestals - far out of reach.
- The contest is wide open since Manchester United got knocked off their pedestal by Arsenal last season.
- There is much to be learned about a culture from those persons whom it places upon pedestals, whom it admires and emulates, whom it calls heroes.
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