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Definition of "glorying" []

  • Exaltation, praise, or honour, as that accorded by general consent (noun)
  • Something that brings or is worthy of praise (esp in the phrase crowning glory) (noun)
  • Thanksgiving, adoration, or worship (noun)
  • Pomp; splendour (noun)
  • Radiant beauty; resplendence (noun)
  • The beauty and bliss of heaven (noun)
  • A state of extreme happiness or prosperity (noun)
  • To triumph or exult (verb)
  • To brag (verb)
  • A mild interjection to express pleasure or surprise (often in the exclamatory phrase glory be!) (exclamation)
  • Present participle of glory. (verb)

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Use "glorying" in a sentence
  • "He hints the danger of contagion from this example: Your glorying is not good."
  • "Praise you his holy name, so some; but it comes all to one, for in glorying in him we give glory to him."
  • "1Co 1: 12, 31, where the true object of glorying is stated: "He that glorieth, let him glory in THE Lord.""
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