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glorify

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishglorifyglo‧ri‧fy /ˈɡlɔːrɪfaɪ/ verb (glorified, glorifying, glorifies) [transitive]  1 EXAGGERATEto make someone or something seem more important or better than they really are films which glorify violence2 RRCPRAISEto praise someone or something, especially Godglorification /ˌɡlɔːrɪfɪˈkeɪʃən/ noun [uncountable] the glorification of war→ See Verb table
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glorifyEveryone was on their knees glorifying and praising God.Most dictionaries define praise by giving synonyms like glorify, extol, commend, magnify, which is not really very helpful.The emperor's achievements were glorified in numerous poems.They glorify it: it's so sad that it's beautiful.We do not wish to glorify people who are not leading decent lives.The gift was designed to glorify the empire and the giver.It started with Lacroix and Mizrahi glorifying the humble parka by reinterpreting the shape in deluxe brocades and satins.The book is a vain attempt to glorify the name of one of the worst dictators in modern history.Movies that glorify violence may be responsible for some of the rise in crime.
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Verb table
glorify
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyglorify
he, she, itglorifies
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyglorified
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave glorified
he, she, ithas glorified
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad glorified
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill glorify
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have glorified
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam glorifying
he, she, itis glorifying
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you, we, theyare glorifying
Past
I, he, she, itwas glorifying
you, we, theywere glorifying
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been glorifying
he, she, ithas been glorifying
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been glorifying
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be glorifying
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been glorifying
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