Definitions for glorify

Definitions for (verb) glorify

Main entry: glorify

Definition: bestow glory upon

Usage: The victory over the enemy glorified the Republic

Main entry: glorify

Definition: cause to seem more splendid

Usage: You are glorifying a rather mediocre building

Main entry: transfigure, spiritualize, glorify

Definition: elevate or idealize, in allusion to Christ's transfiguration

Main entry: proclaim, laud, glorify, exalt, extol

Definition: praise, glorify, or honor

Usage: extol the virtues of one's children; glorify one's spouse's cooking

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