glorification glorification  /ɡ ˌlɔ rə fɪ ˈkeɪ ʃən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a portrayal of something as ideal
  2. (n) the act of glorifying (as in worship)
  3. (n) a state of high honor

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. This is to carry into foreign policy a pathology of our domestic politics the glorification of victimhood and the lust for its privileges, such as they are.
  2. Your glorification of Cheryl Tiegs was disgusting, not because of the woman herself, but because you chose to present her as a model of what other women should be.
  3. A sort of blind Mansonism hangs in the airan incomprehensible glorification of death and destruction.

News

  1. Stories from Around the Web (Week Ending June 21, 2013)

    A roundup of the most interesting stories from other sites, collected by the staff at MIT Technology Review . How Junk Food Can End Obesity An interesting take on how science is engineering healthy junk food—and a counterargument to the glorification of natural foods laden with fat and salt—in The Atlantic ’s cover story by David H. Freedman. —David Rotman, editor
    on June 22, 2013     Source: Technology Review

  2. Okay, the Steve Jobs movie looks like it might be kind of awesome

    Get ready for the biggest glorification of a tech founder you've ever seen.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: Washington Post

  3. Okay, the Steve Jobs movie looks kind of awesome

    Get ready for the biggest glorification of a tech founder you've ever seen.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: Washington Post

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Quotes

  1. Dosanjh said he would also like to see action on "the problem of glorification of violence that still continues to date." "There should be regulations dealing with charitable organizations that profit from tax dollars and then use those tax...
    on Jun 17, 2010 By: Ujjal Dosanjh Source: Vancouver Sun

  2. "I think they saw that the show isn't about the glorification of a drug," Cranston says, "but about a man and what he does when he feels backed against a wall. People hate the abhorrent behavior, but they root for the character."
    on Mar 5, 2009 By: Bryan Cranston Source: San Francisco Chronicle

  3. "He never got the glorification, or what he deserved, relative to what he contributed to professional football," Davis said. "There's no question about it. What he represented to professional football and what stands out there today is just...
    on Aug 2, 2007 By: Al Davis Source: Vallejo Times-Herald

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