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Definition 1: bestow glory upon - [verb of change]

Samples where glorify or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The victory over the enemy glorified the Republic

(glorify is a kind of ...) cause to change; make different; cause a transformation

"The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city" "The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue"

Definition 2: cause to seem more splendid - [verb of change]

Samples where glorify or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • You are glorifying a rather mediocre building

(glorify is a kind of ...) add details to

Definition 3: elevate or idealize, in allusion to Christ's transfiguration - [verb of change]

Synonyms for glorify in the sense of this definition

(glorify is a kind of ...) cause to change; make different; cause a transformation

"The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city" "The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue"

Definition 4: praise, glorify, or honor - [verb of communication]

Samples where glorify or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • extol the virtues of one's children
  • glorify one's spouse's cooking

Synonyms for glorify in the sense of this definition

(glorify is a kind of ...) express approval of

"The parents praised their children for their academic performance"

(... is a kind of glorify ) treat as a sacred person

"He canonizes women"

(... is a kind of glorify ) exalt to the skies; lift to the skies or to heaven with praise

(... is a kind of glorify ) rhapsodize about

(... is a kind of glorify ) praise by singing a hymn

"They hymned their love of God"

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