glorious glorious  /ɡ ˈlɔ ri əs/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) having or deserving or conferring glory
  2. (adj) characterized by grandeur
  3. (adj) having great beauty and splendor

Usage(s):

  1. A glorious album of photos captures Americans in the most important place in their lives: their home.
  2. Built in 1926, this glorious building functioned as a performance space until 1976, when it was converted into a parking garage.
  3. Portions of the once glorious Strip are now dotted with steel and concrete shells, like the $2.

News

  1. In Which Two Child-Men Box Each Other in the Street Over a Parking Spot

    The Parking Spot Fight video is a genre with a long and glorious history, but there are a few things that make this clip, posted yesterday on YouTube, particularly special.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: New York Magazine

  2. Stanley Cup Final previews; North Korean hockey team; Avs, Sabres talking trade? (Puck Headlines)

    Here are your Puck Headlines: a glorious collection of news and views collected from the greatest blogosphere in sports and the few, the proud, the mainstream hockey media. • Here. Watch this excellent Stanley Cup Final montage, created by Youtuber … Continue reading ?
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Puck Daddy via Yahoo! Sports

  3. NHLers on Wall Street; Melanson on Price; did league, Glendale violate state law? (Puck Headlines)

    Here are your Puck Headlines: a glorious collection of news and views collected from the greatest blogosphere in sports and the few, the proud, the mainstream hockey media. • Just one more sleep. [Brian Hamilton] • Enjoy this very cool … Continue reading ?
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Puck Daddy via Yahoo! Sports

Quotes

  1. "Tonight we come to the end of 16 glorious days we will cherish forever," IOC President Jacques Rogge told the 91,000-strong crowd in the Bird's Nest stadium.
    on Aug 24, 2008 By: Jacques Rogge Source: Reuters

  2. "I am sure that such a well-done, effective and peacemaking operation aimed at protecting our citizens and other people will be among the most glorious deeds of the Russian military," Medvedev said.
    on Aug 18, 2008 By: Dmitry Medvedev Source: Washington Post

  3. "You will definitely accomplish this glorious and sacred mission. The motherland and the people are looking forward to your triumphant return," Hu told the three, who were dressed in their flight suits and behind glass to avoid germs.
    on Sep 25, 2008 By: Hu Jintao Source: Washington Post

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