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Glory (IPA: /ˈɡɫɔɹi/)


Glory (n.)

Praise, honor, admiration, or distinction, accorded by common consent to a person or thing; high reputation; honorable fame; renown.

Glory (n.)

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.

Glory (n.)

Pride; boastfulness; arrogance.

Glory (n.)

The presence of the Divine Being; the manifestations of the divine nature and favor to the blessed in heaven; celestial honor; heaven.

Glory (n.)

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.

Glory (n.)

To exult with joy; to rejoice.

Glory (n.)

To boast; to be proud.

Glory

Optical phenomenon that resembles an iconic saint's halo about the shadow of the observer's head

Glory

Fictional character in the TV series Buffy the Vampire Slayer

Glory

Puerto Rican reggaeton singer

Glory

1989 American drama war film directed by Edward Zwick

Glory

World-wide kickboxing promotion

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A person's wisdom yields patience; it is to one's glory to overlook an offense." - Book of Proverbs

Example Sentence (Quote)

" All of us who served in one war or another know very well that all wars are the glory and the agony of the young." - War

Example Sentence (Quote)

" And folks are beginning to think it looks odd, To choke a poor scamp for the glory of God." - Law

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Cleanse the body of this nation Through the glory of the Lord." - Nations

Example Sentence (Quote)

"Ez to my princerples, I glory In hevin' nothin' o' the sort." - James Russell Lowell


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