from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The act of glorifying, or of ascribing glory and honor to a person or thing.
  • noun An ascription of glory; a formula of glorifying; specifically, a gloria or doxology.
  • noun The state of being glorified or raised to glory; exaltation to honor and dignity.
  • noun A celebration or jubilation: as, to hold a glorification over a victory.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun The act of glorifying or of giving glory to.
  • noun The state of being glorifed.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun The act of glorifying or the state of being glorified.
  • noun The worshiping of a deity; extolment or laudation.
  • noun The portrayal of something as being ideal; idealization.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a state of high honor
  • noun a portrayal of something as ideal
  • noun the act of glorifying (as in worship)


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