Synonyms of glory in English:



  • 1 a sport that has won him glory abroad
    informal bouquets
    rare laudation
    [Antonyms] shame, obscurity
  • 2 glory be to God in the highest
    rare laudation, magnification
  • 3 a late 17th century house restored to its former glory
    [Antonyms] lowliness, modesty
  • 4 the glories of Vermont
    wonder, beauty, delight, wonderful thing, glorious thing, marvel, phenomenon;
    sight, spectacle
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  • individuals who gloried in their independence
    take great pleasure in, exult in, rejoice in, delight in, revel in;
    relish, savour, greatly enjoy;
    take great pride in, preen oneself on, congratulate oneself on, be proud of;
    informal get a kick out of, get a thrill out of
    archaic plume oneself on, pique oneself on
    [Antonyms] feel ashamed of
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