Definition Of glorify


describe or represent as admirable, especially unjustifiably or undeservedly.

a football video glorifying violence

reveal or make clearer the glory of (God) by one's actions.

God can be glorified through a life of scholarship

Example Of glorify

  • A text purporting to describe a battle may have been composed to glorify the victor or excuse the loser.

  • Adam and Eve were not only to glorify God in behavior, but they were to offer intelligent glory and praise to God.

  • Add to this a culture that glorifies violence and brutality, and the mix becomes explosive.

  • But he dismisses criticism that the film glorifies violence and highlights the futility of life in the underworld.

  • But in our zeal to do that, we go after everything that resembles violence or seems to glorify it.

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