in one's glory

Definition of in one's glory

:at one's best :in one's most happy, most beautiful, or most successful state
  • When she's on stage, she's in her glory.
  • The autumn leaves are in their glory now.

Word by Word Definitions

glory play
  1. : praise, honor, or distinction extended by common consent : renown

  2. : worshipful praise, honor, and thanksgiving

  3. : something that secures praise or renown

  1. : to rejoice proudly

  1. used to express surprise or delight


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