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glorify (v.)

mid-14c., "praise, honor, extol" (God or a person), also "vaunt, be proud of, boast of; glorify oneself, be proud, boast;" from Old French glorefiier "glorify, extol, exalt; glory in, boast" (Modern French glorifier), from Late Latin glorificare "to glorify," from Latin gloria "fame, renown, praise, honor" (see glory (n.)) + -ficare, combining form of facere "to make" (from PIE root *dhe- "to set, put"). From mid-15c. in non-theological sense, "praise highly." In Chaucer also "to vaunt, boast," But this sense has faded in English. Related: Glorified; glorifying.

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Definitions of glorify

glorify (v.)
praise, glorify, or honor;
glorify one's spouse's cooking
Synonyms: laud / extol / exalt / proclaim
glorify (v.)
bestow glory upon;
The victory over the enemy glorified the Republic
glorify (v.)
elevate or idealize, in allusion to Christ's transfiguration;
glorify (v.)
cause to seem more splendid;
You are glorifying a rather mediocre building
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