noun, plural glo·ries,
verb (used without object), glo·ried, glo·ry·ing,
SYNONYMS FOR glory
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Idioms for glory
Origin of glory
OTHER WORDS FROM gloryglo·ry·ing·ly, adverbself-glory, nounself-glo·ry·ing, adjective
Words nearby glory
Example sentences from the Web for glory
A more sympathetic answer would be that mathematicians want the glory of seeing their names outlive themselves as a reward for the long, solitary hours they labor to produce their results.Why Mathematicians Should Stop Naming Things After Each Other - Issue 89: The Dark Side|Laura Ball|September 2, 2020|Nautilus
Without getting too deep into the weeds, it’s easy to “p-hack” your way to glory with these models because there are so many ways to measure “the economy” but only a small sample size of elections for which we have reliable economic data.How FiveThirtyEight’s 2020 Presidential Forecast Works — And What’s Different Because Of COVID-19|Nate Silver (email@example.com)|August 12, 2020|FiveThirtyEight
All the glory would then have accrued to Maynard instead of Zhang.A Number Theorist Who Solves the Hardest Easy Problems|Erica Klarreich|July 1, 2020|Quanta Magazine
This means my paintings can soon be experienced in their full glory without their quality being lowered or decimated!Epic Games’ Insane Video Game Graphics Demo Explained in Simple Terms|Aaron Frank|May 24, 2020|Singularity Hub
Would-be perpetrators see all the attention, and they want some of that twisted glory for themselves.
But after those glory days, Kisangani's reputation took a turn.
Oh this happened, and Williams sold it in all of its campy glory.‘Peter Pan Live!’ Review: No Amount of Clapping Brings It to Life|Kevin Fallon|December 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
There is one final lesson to learn before he crosses the threshold from darkness to glory.The Walking Dead’s Luke Skywalker: Rick Grimes Is the Perfect Modern-Day Mythical Hero|Regina Lizik|October 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In the decade following World War I, Hopper settled on a vein of imagery that has been his special glory ever since.
They appear to see not atrocities but adventure, not gore but glory.
Nogués and his brave lads have done their bit indeed for the glory of the Army of France.Gallipoli Diary, Volume I|Ian Hamilton
Moreover, Napoleon, so great in many things, was so jealous of his own glory that he could be mean beyond words.Napoleon's Marshals|R. P. Dunn-Pattison
When I went out he accompanied me to the door, took my hand in both of his and said, "To-day you've covered yourself with glory!"Music-Study in Germany|Amy Fay
And he girded him about with a glorious girdle, and clothed him with a robe of glory, and crowned him with majestic attire.
How great glory did he gain when he lifted up his hands, and stretched out swords against the cities?
British Dictionary definitions for glory
noun plural -ries
verb -ries, -rying or -ried
Word Origin for glory
Idioms and Phrases with glory
see in one's glory.