glory


glory

noun

Definition of GLORY

1
public acknowledgment or admiration for an achievement <the theater director gave the stage crew all the glory for the successful production>
2
an asset that brings praise or renown <the new art museum has become the glory of the college campus>
Phrases a feather in one's cap
4
an artistic rendering of radiant light around the head or body of a sacred personage <an altarpiece depicting God seated on His throne and bathed in celestial glory>
Synonyms glory, halo, nimbus
Related Words starburst, sunburst; aura, corona

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