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Definitions of "glory"

  • Great honor, praise, or distinction accorded by common consent; renown. noun
  • Something conferring honor or renown. noun
  • A highly praiseworthy asset: Your wit is your crowning glory. noun
  • Adoration, praise, and thanksgiving offered in worship. noun
  • Majestic beauty and splendor; resplendence: The sun set in a blaze of glory. noun
  • The splendor and bliss of heaven; perfect happiness. noun
  • A height of achievement, enjoyment, or prosperity: ancient Rome in its greatest glory. noun
  • A halo, nimbus, or aureole. Also called gloriole. noun
  • To rejoice triumphantly; exult: a sports team that gloried in its hard-won victory. verb-intransitive
  • Great beauty or splendour, that is so overwhelming it is considered powerful. noun
  • Honour and valour. noun
  • Worship or praise, as in glory to God. noun
  • Optical phenomenon caused by water droplets. noun
  • Victory; success. noun
  • To exult with joy; to rejoice. verb
  • To boast; to be proud. verb
  • Praise, honor, admiration, or distinction, accorded by common consent to a person or thing; high reputation; honorable fame; renown. noun
  • 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. noun
  • Pride; boastfulness; arrogance. noun

The word "glory" in example sentences

But the glory will be only then beginning, it will be "_glory upon glory_.". [The One Great Reality]

_If, on the other hand, the North stands fast on the moral ground, no glory will be like your glory_ ..... [The Journal of Negro History, Volume 3, 1918]

Through your newspapers, you are turning the thoughts of our children to war, our children who should be to us the symbol of a nobler, purer future rising out of the sordid wreckage of the present -- you make them drunk with your cant about national glory -- _glory!. [Makers of Madness A Play in One Act and Three Scenes]

He exhorts the Corinthians, 2 Cor.vii. 1, to be "_perfecting holiness in the fear of the Lord_," and again, 2 Cor.iii. 18, to be "_changed into the same image from glory to glory_.". [The Way of Salvation in the Lutheran Church]

God who declares -- "My glory will I not give to another, neither my praise _to graven images_," declares also -- "Let not the wise man glory in his wisdom, neither let the mighty man _glory_ in his might; let not the rich man _glory_ in his riches [72].". [A Practical View of the Prevailing Religious System of Professed Christians, in the Middle and Higher Classes in this Country, Contrasted with Real Christianity.]

26 For whosoever shall be ashamed of me and of my words, of him shall the Son of man be ashamed, when he cometh in his own glory, and _the glory_ of the Father, and of the holy angels.. [The Gospel of Luke, An Exposition]

The riches of the glory of this mystery, is _Christ in you, the hope of glory_. ". [The Old Helmet, Volume II]

Instead, while the saint in glory moves up within the composition as opposed to his more earthbound poses on either side, his glory is nonetheless placed within a hierarchy, with a clear space above for the the Virgin and her Son.. [New Illustration: The St. Bernard Triptych, Part IV and Last]

The word glory is used 148 times in Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus and Numbers, and from Deuteronomy to Malachi.. [Roger Isaacs: The Radical Shift In Meaning Of Biblical 'Glory']

None of us came home covered in glory from the events of the weekend.. [Calmer words]

We, like them, still pray, "Thy kingdom come"; for its manifestation in glory is yet future.. [Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible]

Now in its true acceptation, the term glory expresses the splendor which emanates from virtue, in the act of producing general and permanent good.. [The American Union Speaker]

Nothing more than this joy, only more of it, even the perfection of it in glory, is the desire of the soul that hath it, Ps.iv. 6, 7; xxxvi.. [Commentary on the Whole Bible Volume VI (Acts to Revelation)]

To speak directly to the point: So also, says he, is the resurrection of the dead; so (as the plant growing out of the putrefied grain), so as no longer to be a terrestrial but a celestial body, and varying in glory from the other dead, who are raised, as one star does from another.. [Commentary on the Whole Bible Volume VI (Acts to Revelation)]

Force India late into the race - dashing his hopes of a podium bid - nonetheless eight points for P6 represented a solid return from a tenth row start, and have kept Hamilton well in the hunt to repeat his title glory from two years ago.. [Crash.Net Motorsports Newsfeed]

But in the other three Congressional districts, the glory is all going to Governor McDonnell and the blame to Attorney General Cuccinelli.. [MCDONNELL GOES 3-0, COOCH GOES 1-1]

Glory Translates

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i., f. şeref, şan, şöhret; övünme; övgü, medih, sena, sitayiş: parlaklık, şaşaa, haşmet, ihtişam; celâl, izzet: güz. san. hale; f. iftihar etmek, övünmek, çok sevinmek; gururlanmak; güz. san. hale şeklini almak.i., f. şeref, şan, şöhret; övünme; övgü, medih, sena, sitayiş: parlaklık, şaşaa, haşmet, ihtişam; celâl, izzet: güz. san. hale; f. iftihar etmek, övünmek, çok sevinmek; gururlanmak; güz. san. hale şeklini almak.

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Glory Word Data

  • Pronunciations(glôrˈē, glōrˈē)
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  • Hyphenation glo ry


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