Glorious meaning

glôrē-əs
Splendid; magnificent.
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Characterized by great beauty and splendor; magnificent.

A glorious sunset.

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Having or deserving glory; famous.
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Conferring or advancing glory.

A glorious achievement.

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(colloquial) Ecstatic; hilarious; elated with drink.
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The definition of glorious is a person or thing that is magnificent and worthy of high praise.

An example of glorious is a wonderful dance performance.

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Delightful; wonderful.

Had a glorious visit with old friends.

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Having, giving, or deserving glory.
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Very delightful or enjoyable.
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Origin of glorious

  • Anglo-Norman and Old French glorius et al., from Latin glōriōsus. Replaced native Middle English wuldrig, from Old English.

    From Wiktionary