Glorified



[glawr-uh-fahy, glohr-] /ˈglɔr əˌfaɪ, ˈgloʊr-/

verb (used with object), glorified, glorifying.
1.
to cause to be or treat as being more splendid, excellent, etc., than would normally be considered.
2.
to honor with praise, admiration, or worship; extol.
3.
to make glorious; invest with .
4.
to praise the of (God), especially as an act of worship.
/ˈɡlɔːrɪˌfaɪ/
verb (transitive) -fies, -fying, -fied
1.
to make glorious
2.
to make more splendid; adorn
3.
to worship, exalt, or adore
4.
to extol
5.
to cause to seem more splendid or imposing than reality
adj.

mid-14c., “invested with glory,” past participle adjective from glorify. Weakened sense of “transformed into something better” is from 1821.
v.

mid-14c., from Old French glorifier, from Late Latin glorificare “to glorify,” from Latin gloria (see glory) + -ficare, from facere “to make, do” (see factitious). Related: Glorified; glorifying.

adjective

Transformed into something illustrious; glamorized: The Chrysler van is much more than a glorified golf cart (1821+)

(1.) To make glorious, or cause so to appear (John 12:28; 13:31, 32; 17:4,5). (2.) Spoken of God to “shew forth his praise” (1 Cor. 6:20; 10:31).

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