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Definitions of glory

  1. To exult with joy; to boast. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  2. To make glorious: to magnify and honor in worship: to glorify. "The troop that gloried Venus on her wedding day."-Greene. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  3. To rejoice or exult; with in. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  4. To boast: to be proud of anything: to exult:-pa.p. gloried. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  5. To exult; boast. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  6. To exult; commonly followed by in. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  7. rejoice proudly Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  8. To exult with joy; to boast; to be proud of. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  9. Glorying. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  10. brilliant radiant beauty; "the glory of the sunrise" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  11. Praise, honor, admiration, or distinction, accorded by common consent to a person or thing; high reputation; honorable fame; renown. Webster Dictionary DB
  12. That quality in a person or thing which secures general praise or honor; that which brings or gives renown; an object of pride or boast; the occasion of praise; excellency; brilliancy; splendor. Webster Dictionary DB
  13. Pride; boastfulness; arrogance. Webster Dictionary DB
  14. The presence of the Divine Being; the manifestations of the divine nature and favor to the blessed in heaven; celestial honor; heaven. Webster Dictionary DB
  15. An emanation of light supposed to proceed from beings of peculiar sanctity. It is represented in art by rays of gold, or the like, proceeding from the head or body, or by a disk, or a mere line. Webster Dictionary DB
  16. To exult with joy; to rejoice. Webster Dictionary DB
  17. To boast; to be proud. Webster Dictionary DB
  18. Splendor; magnificence; brightness; praise ascribed in adoration; distinction; renown; honor; the divine perfection or presence. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  19. Renown: honor: the occasion of praise: an object of pride: excellency: splendor: brightness: circle of rays surrounding the head of a saint: (B.) the presence of God: the manifestation of God to the blessed in heaven: heaven. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  20. Distinguished honor; praise; adoration. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  21. Grandeur; radiance. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  22. Brightness; splendour; magnificence; praise ascribed in adoration; honour; renown; the felicity of heaven; heaven; the Divine presence or its manifestation; the Divine perfections or excellence; pride; matter of pride or boasting; a circle of rays surrounding the persons of saints, &c. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  23. Splendour; brightness; magnificence; praise ascribed in adoration and honour, as to God; the circle of rays surrounding the head of a saint; honour; praise; fame. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  24. Gloried. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.

Usage examples for glory

  1. What were art and letters to those who waited, from moment to moment, for the glory of the Second Coming? – Latin Literature by J. W. Mackail
  2. It is on this outdoor stage in its June- tide glory that we banquet; that we sing; that we play our parts. – Seeds of Pine by Janey Canuck
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