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English noun: glory

1. glory (state) a state of high honor

SamplesHe valued glory above life itself.


Broader (hypernym)honor, honour, laurels

2. glory (attribute) brilliant radiant beauty

SamplesThe glory of the sunrise.

Synonymsresplendence, resplendency

Broader (hypernym)beauty

3. glory (attribute) an indication of radiant light drawn around the head of a saint

Synonymsaura, aureole, gloriole, halo, nimbus

Broader (hypernym)light, lightness

English verb: glory

1. glory (communication) rejoice proudly

Pattern of useSomebody ----s

Broader (hypernym)exuberate, exult, jubilate, rejoice, triumph

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