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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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National Guard units in EL Jem arrested a 21-year-old youth for publishing posts glorifying "Daesh" on social networks.
If condemned for glorifying terrorism, Dieudonne could face up to seven years in jail and 5,000 euro ($5,868) in fine.
He said the demonstrators marched from Firdous Square to Tahrir Square in central Baghdad, where they had gathered there and shouted slogans glorifying the occasion before being disperse ending off the demonstration.
What are these organisations that get through a loophole at the moment that would be closed by this strange introduction of glorifying as a particularly worrying act.
It has long been recognized that the richly decorated facades of the church of San Marco serve an ideological agenda, celebrating the power and wealth of Venice and glorifying her relationship to her protector, St.
The first one, aged 26 from Menzel Bourguiba (Bizerte governorate), admitted to posting comments glorifying "Daesh" on his Facebook page and of having permanent ties with terrorists in conflict areas on Messenger.
A SONG glorifying so-called honour killings has been pulled by the BBC after they were alerted by the Mirror.
A FILM about one of Britain's most notorious criminals was yesterday condemned for glorifying violence.
SO, the virtually unenforceable law of glorifying terrorism is now virtually on the statute books.
In a draft Terrorism Bill he also unveiled plans for new laws to crack down on extremist Islamic bookshops by creating a new offence of 'dissemination of terrorist publications' plus a proposed new offence of glorifying terrorism.
Last year my daughter buried a 15-year-old friend and schoolmate after she felt she had no hope and committed suicide, and here you are glorifying death, dying and suicide
On November 12, Fox Searchlight, a branch of Rupert Murdoch's 20th Century Fox studios, releases Kinsey, the much-heralded film glorifying the life and work of Dr.