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Synonyms for glorify
ˈglɔr əˌfaɪ, ˈgloʊr-glo·ri·fy

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  1. glorify

    exalt, honor, elevate, laud, praise, signalize, magnify, aggrandize, adore, panegyrize, extol

    depress, debase, abuse, censure, degrade, decry, abase, defame

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  1. laud, extol, exalt, glorify, proclaimverb

    praise, glorify, or honor

    "extol the virtues of one's children"; "glorify one's spouse's cooking"

    enliven, laud, invigorate, proclaim, thrill, transfigure, predicate, exalt, tickle pink, animate, exclaim, promulgate, inspire, exhilarate, inebriate, spiritualize, extol, beatify

  2. glorifyverb

    bestow glory upon

    "The victory over the enemy glorified the Republic"

    transfigure, laud, extol, spiritualize, proclaim, exalt

  3. transfigure, glorify, spiritualizeverb

    elevate or idealize, in allusion to Christ's transfiguration

    metamorphose, spiritualize, proclaim, laud, spiritualise, extol, transmogrify, transfigure, exalt

  4. glorifyverb

    cause to seem more splendid

    "You are glorifying a rather mediocre building"

    transfigure, laud, extol, spiritualize, proclaim, exalt

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  1. glorifyverb

    extol, magnify, bless, honor greatly, praise highly, give glory to

  2. glorifyverb

    brighten, make bright, add lustre to

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  1. Frank Pomeroy:

    I have many reasons why not to do this. But I feel like out of duty and out of obedience to what the Lord has called me to do, and then, to use the talents that I just shared with you guys, the talents that God has given me to glorify him. I feel compelled.

  2. Ken Jacobson:

    We understand there is a market for war memorabilia and that serious collectors are interested in items like this, while we don’t have an issue with Nazi-era automobiles like this going up for auction, we would not want to see the vehicle winding up in the hands of someone who would use it to glorify Hitler or the deeds of the Nazis. Ideally, we would prefer to see it housed in a museum, so that it could be understood in its proper context.

  3. John Hanlin:

    Media and community members who publicize his name will only glorify his horrific actions, and eventually, this will only serve to inspire future shooters.

  4. Paul Yip:

    Every suicide death for us is a very tragic case, we have to deal with them very carefully, not sensationalize them, not try and glorify them, when people feel very helpless they might think if I die I can stir up so much emotion and energy, and give fuel to the( protest) movement itself, that is very tempting.

  5. Salleigh Grubbs:

    It wasn't to glorify what happened on January the sixth, i want every single person who had a bad intention, or who did anything wrong on January the sixth, to be to be held accountable for that. But also, I want the people who were being held to be treated justly.

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