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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 glo·ri·fy /ˈglorəˌfaɪ, ˈglɔr-/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Glo·ri·fy v. t. [imp. & p. p. Glorified p. pr. & vb. n. Glorifying.]
 1. To make glorious by bestowing glory upon; to confer honor and distinction upon; to elevate to power or happiness, or to celestial glory.
    Jesus was not yet glorified.   --John vii. 39.
 2. To make glorious in thought or with the heart, by ascribing glory to; to acknowledge the excellence of; to render homage to; to magnify in worship; to adore.
    That we for thee may glorify the Lord.   --Shak.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      v 1: praise, glorify, or honor; "extol the virtues of one's
           children"; "glorify one's spouse's cooking" [syn: laud,
            extol, exalt, proclaim]
      2: bestow glory upon; "The victory over the enemy glorified the
      3: elevate or idealize, in allusion to Christ's transfiguration
         [syn: transfigure, spiritualize]
      4: cause to seem more splendid; "You are glorifying a rather
         mediocre building"
      [also: glorified]

From: Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary

    (1.) To make glorious, or cause so to appear (John 12:28; 13:31,
    32; 17:4,5).
      (2.) Spoken of God to "shew forth his praise" (1 Cor. 6:20;