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glorify

verb adore, aggrandize, apotheosize, beatify, bless, brighten, canonize, celebrate, deify, elevate, enshrine, enthrone, exalt, extol, glamorize, honor, idolize, immortalize, laud, magnify, make illustrious, overestimate, panegyrize, praise highly, raise, recommend, regard, revere, uplift, venerate
See also: advance, belaud, compound, elevate, honor, magnify, overestimate, raise, recommend, regard
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* We are witness to parades and demonstrations in European cities that glorify or gloss over the role of military units known to have supported or sympathized with the Nazis.
To glorify Jesus is to give him the highest honor and respect.
Because the poppy does not glorify war - it reminds us of the obscenity of it.
"But don't glorify dictatorship at the cost of democracy".
It did glorify the they I wrote about the Scottish context and the consequences of our higher per-head losses.
Jesus is glorified and so he calls his disciples to glorify him and be made great by submitting to service--by caring for the needs and well-being of other human beings.
"It is a crime to glorify terrorism and so I will be calling on the PSNI to investigate what can be done about this calendar.
Science tells us this is to attract a mate or to declare their territorial boundary.No doubt this is true, but I also believe that God has put a song in their hearts to glorify Him.
Jesus told his followers that they were to be the light of the world, not light hid under a bushel, but a bright, shining light so that the world might notice and glorify God who is in heaven.
For instance, the church did not accept his teaching on predestination--that salvation or damnation is known and decided by God before a person's birth--which, while meant to glorify God's grace, can make humans seem like puppets.
Dr Reid said: "Proscribing these groups - which are either engaged in terrorism or which glorify terrorist acts - sends a strong signal that the UK is not prepared to tolerate those who support terrorism anywhere in the world.
In the United States, thankfully, you can glorify terrorism every day.