To glorify is to praise or treat something with excessive or unjustified admiration. When the president glorified the war in Iraq, he was celebrating the death of many innocent people.

  • The movie glorified violence and the glorification of violence is never okay.

  • The author glorified drugs in her book, which is why it's a bad idea to read it.

Definition of gloried


Illustrious, honourable


To exult with joy; to rejoice.


To boast; to be proud.


To shine radiantly.

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Example Sentences for gloried

  • 1

    Darkling Glories are Glories that serve destruction and evil.

  • 2

    I was in it for the glory and the chicks.

  • 3

    It is sown in dishonor, it is raised in glory.

  • 4

    I remember the glory of this city.

  • 5

    There was no glory, no elation in his heart.

  • 6

    This was taken as a portent of future glory.

  • 7

    As the saying goes, there is no glory in outstripping donkeys.

  • 8

    So are the saints as they bask in the glory of God.

  • 9

    I gaze upon the glory of the God.

  • 10

    Glory and splendor gives an idea of the meaning.