glorify

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Synonyms for glorify

Synonyms for glorify

to raise to a high position or status

to honor (a deity) in religious worship

Synonyms for glorify

praise, glorify, or honor

bestow glory upon

Related Words

elevate or idealize, in allusion to Christ's transfiguration

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Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve said this week European officials should work more closely with Internet companies to eliminate hate speech and content glorifying terrorism.
Despite notching up millions of views and 'likes' in a matter of days, he has been accused of glorifying sex attacks with the 'degrading' video.
Since my involvement with him in 1989 and becoming the organiser of the "Free Ronnie Biggs" campaign from 2001-2009, I met local MPs, visited the Houses of Parliament with our supportive Labour MP Harry Cohen, before disclosing his expenses, and the negative abuse I received from the UK press was one of total frown, shame and why was I glorifying crime.
In response to your views on this subject, I would like to clarify again that my observations and comments about Steve Jobs was more on the way the media and society were hyping up his contribution to society and glorifying him as a great benefactor of humanity.
Blake Harrison, aka Neil, said: "With these characters you're not glorifying anything.
Nina reporter said that the demonstrators carried banners glorifying the revolution of July 14, which coincides today.
Wimmer has countered claims that his legislation is "glorifying an implement of death" with the notion that "we're glorifying an implement of freedom that has defended us for 100 years.
He added: "What is more concerning about this is that it is glorifying terrorism.
A FILM about one of Britain's most notorious criminals was yesterday condemned for glorifying violence.
Each of us has an opportunity to have a positive impact on ourselves and society by glorifying God through marriage.
She said: "How can they get away with glorifying the things Mone did to us?
Set against a melodic beat--genius in its simplicity--The Pack laced lyrics glorifying their endorsement of the original skateboard shoe, gaining themselves a major record deal in the process.
TELEVISION programmes such as Top Gear were yesterday accused of glorifying speed and aggressive driving.
Patrick's Day parade in which the band played several songs glorifying the Irish Republican Army (including "I'm Backin' the IRA