Definitions of glory

  1. To exult with joy; to boast.
  2. To make glorious: to magnify and honor in worship: to glorify. " The troop that gloried Venus on her wedding day."- Greene.
  3. To rejoice or exult; with in.
  4. To boast: to be proud of anything: to exult:- pa. p. gloried.
  5. To exult; boast.
  6. To exult; commonly followed by in.
  7. To exult with joy; to boast; to be proud of.
  8. Glorying.
  9. Praise, honor, admiration, or distinction, accorded by common consent to a person or thing; high reputation; honorable fame; renown.
  10. 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.
  11. Pride; boastfulness; arrogance.
  12. The presence of the Divine Being; the manifestations of the divine nature and favor to the blessed in heaven; celestial honor; heaven.
  13. An emanation of light supposed to proceed from beings of peculiar sanctity. It is represented in art by rays of gold, or the like, proceeding from the head or body, or by a disk, or a mere line.
  14. To exult with joy; to rejoice.
  15. To boast; to be proud.
  16. Splendor; magnificence; brightness; praise ascribed in adoration; distinction; renown; honor; the divine perfection or presence.
  17. Renown: honor: the occasion of praise: an object of pride: excellency: splendor: brightness: circle of rays surrounding the head of a saint: ( B.) the presence of God: the manifestation of God to the blessed in heaven: heaven.
  18. Distinguished honor; praise; adoration.
  19. Grandeur; radiance.
  20. Brightness; splendour; magnificence; praise ascribed in adoration; honour; renown; the felicity of heaven; heaven; the Divine presence or its manifestation; the Divine perfections or excellence; pride; matter of pride or boasting; a circle of rays surrounding the persons of saints, & c.
  21. Splendour; brightness; magnificence; praise ascribed in adoration and honour, as to God; the circle of rays surrounding the head of a saint; honour; praise; fame.
  22. Gloried.
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