Glorified meaning

Simple past tense and past participle of glorify.

They sang hymns that glorified God.

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Transformed into something glorious (often used sarcastically)

Her teaching degree was little more than a glorified babysitting course.

1959 Andrew Gray, "A treatise on gyrostatics and rotational motion"

1986 Roy Lubove, "The Struggle for Social Security, 1900-1935"

Voluntary thrift, embodied in industrial insurance, nurtured character, but social insurance was merely a glorified form of poor law legislation.

2004 Lloyd Manning Wells, "From Anzio to the Alps: an American soldier's story"

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