Thesaurus

glory

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of glory

  1. to feel or express joy or triumph the whole city gloried in the home team's winning of the World Series Synonyms of glory crow, delight, exuberate, exult, jubilate, joy, kvell, rejoice, triumphWords Related to glory gloat, preen, swell; boast, brag; flaunt, parade, show off, strut, swaggerNear Antonyms of glory bemoan, bewail, grieve, lament, regret, weep


glory

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of glory

  1. 1 public acknowledgment or admiration for an achievement the theater director gave the stage crew all the glory for the successful production Synonyms of glory acclaim, accolade, applause, bay(s), credit, distinction, homage, honor, kudos, laud, laurels, props [slang], réclame, sun Words Related to glory celebrity, fame, renown, repute; compliment, encomium, eulogy, panegyric, toast, tribute; acclamation, ovation, plaudit, praise, rave, rhapsody; citation, commendation, kudo, note, recommendation; elevation, enshrinement, enthronement, exaltation, glorification

  2. 2 an asset that brings praise or renown the new art museum has become the glory of the college campus Synonyms of glory boast, credit, crown jewel, honor, jewel, pride, treasure, trophy Words Related to glory pièce de résistance, showpiece; attraction, feature, highlight; distinction, excellence, merit, value, virtue Phrases a feather in one's cap Near Antonyms of glory disgrace, dishonor; blemish, blot, defect, shame, slur, smirch, smudge, stain, stigma; eyesore, fright, horror, mess

  3. 3 impressiveness of beauty on a large scale was overwhelmed by the imperial glory of Rome Synonyms of glory augustness, brilliance, gloriousness, magnificence, gorgeousness, grandeur, grandness, majesty, nobility, nobleness, resplendence, resplendency, splendidness, splendiferousness, splendor, stateliness, stupendousness, sublimeness, superbnessWords Related to glory awesomeness, formidability, marvelousness, wonderfulness, wondrousness; dignity, elegance, grace; lavishness, luxuriance, luxuriousness, luxury, opulence, princeliness, richness, sumptuousness; grandiosity, ostentation, pretentiousness; elaborateness, flashiness, gaudiness, ornateness, poshness, ritziness, showiness, swankiness; extraordinariness, remarkableness

  4. 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 of glory aureole, halo, nimbusWords Related to glory starburst, sunburst; aura, corona


glory

interjection
variants: or

glory be

Synonyms and Antonyms of glory

  1. how delightful glory! I thought I'd never see this day come Synonyms of glory hooray (or glory be), ha (or hah), hallelujah, hey, hot dog, huzzah, wahoo [chiefly West], whee, whoopee, yahoo, yippeeWords Related to glory wow, zowie; ooh; gee, gee whiz, goshNear Antonyms of glory alack, alas, aw, boo



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