glorious (adj.)

  1. having or deserving or conferring glory; a long and glorious career; our glorious literature'

  2. characterized by grandeur; the brilliant court life at Versailles; a glorious work of art; magnificent cathedrals; the splendid coronation ceremony

    [ Syn: brilliant , magnificent , splendid ]

  3. having great beauty and splendor; a glorious spring morning; a glorious sunset; splendid costumes; a kind of splendiferous native simplicity

    [ Syn: resplendent , splendid , splendiferous ]

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