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English noun: glory

1. glory (state) a state of high honor


SamplesHe valued glory above life itself.


Synonymsglorification


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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