Verb(1) praise, glorify, or honor(2) bestow glory upon(3) elevate or idealize, in allusion to Christ's transfiguration(4) cause to seem more splendid
(1) We economists emphasize efficiency over equity, glorify greed, and exalt the achievements of free markets, to name just a few.(2) His fame comes from films that, in general, glorify violence and backwardness.(3) Determined to glorify God with her life, she willingly set aside one objective after another until she discovered that only in God's time and way could her deepest desires be fulfilled.(4) A text purporting to describe a battle may have been composed to glorify the victor or excuse the loser.(5) How exciting it is to use our spiritual gifts to glorify God and to grow to know the heart of a servant.(6) One is the attitude of excellence, you know, to seek to excel and glorify God with the gifts and talents and abilities that he has given us.(7) Essentially, church leaders are asking what it costs to operate the ministry that can glorify God.(8) The purpose of marriage is to glorify God as is taught by creation, redemption and eschatology.(9) Your end as man - who is soul as well as body - is to glorify God and enjoy him for ever.(10) The majority of the film is set in Connecticut, and the production design is admirable, since it does not attempt to glorify the characters' lower class surroundings.(11) There are positive aspects to his book, such as his emphasis on the need to glorify God in all that we do.(12) The good thing is that he doesn't glorify the old violence.(13) In fact, I would say much of television does glorify violence.(14) Our television shows, our video games, our music, and our movies all glorify violence.(15) The film does not glorify war and certainly does not present its characters as heroes.(16) Working for the church is a ministry, not a career; one does it to glorify God, not for remuneration.
1. praise ::
2. ennoble ::
3. proclaim ::
4. spiritualize ::
1. abase ::
2. degrade ::
3. demean ::
4. humble ::
5. humiliate ::
Different Formsglorifies, glorify, glorifying
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