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Pronunciation:  `glowrufu'keyshun

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  the act of glorifying (as in worship); "the glorification of God"
  2. [n]  a portrayal of something as ideal; "the idealization of rural life was very misleading"
  3. [n]  a state of high honor; "he valued glory above life itself"

GLORIFICATION is a 13 letter word that starts with G.


 Synonyms: glory, idealisation, idealization
 See Also: admiration, adoration, appreciation, honor, honour, idolisation, idolization, laurels, romanticisation, romanticization, sentimentalisation, sentimentalization



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Glo`ri*fi*ca"tion\, n. [L. glorificatio: cf. F.
glorification. See {Glorify}.]
1. The act of glorifyng or of giving glory to. --Jer. Taylor.

2. The state of being glorifed; as, the glorification of
   Christ after his resurrection.

Thesaurus Terms
 Related Terms: accolade, adulation, aggrandizement, apotheosis, beatification, beatitude, bepraisement, blessedness, blessing, canonization, congratulation, consecration, dedication, deification, devotion, dignification, elevation, eloge, encomium, ennoblement, enshrinement, enthronement, eulogium, eulogy, exaltation, excessive praise, flattery, glory, grace, hallowing, hero worship, homage, hommage, honor, idolatry, idolizing, immortalization, justification, justification by works, kudos, laud, laudation, lionizing, magnification, meed of praise, overpraise, paean, panegyric, praise, purification, sainthood, sainting, sanctification, setting apart, state of grace, tribute