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Meaning of GLORIFICATION

Pronunciation:  `glowrufu'keyshun

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  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
 
 Definition: 
\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
 

 

 

 

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