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Wordnet 3.0


1. accorded sacrosanct or authoritative standing;
[syn: canonized, canonised, glorified]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

glorified \glorified\ adj. 1. accorded sacrosanct or authoritative standing. Syn: canonized. [WordNet 1.5] 2. Made to appear more important or better than it actually is; as, The Chief Financial Officer was little more than a glorified accountant. [PJC]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Glorify \Glo"ri*fy\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Glorified; p. pr. & vb. n. Glorifying.] [F. glorifier, L. glorificare; gloria glory + -ficare (in comp.) to make. See -fy.] [1913 Webster] 1. To make glorious by bestowing glory upon; to confer honor and distinction upon; to elevate to power or happiness, or to celestial glory. [1913 Webster] Jesus was not yet glorified. --John vii. 39. [1913 Webster] 2. To make glorious in thought or with the heart, by ascribing glory to; to acknowledge the excellence of; to render homage to; to magnify in worship; to adore. [1913 Webster] That we for thee may glorify the Lord. --Shak. [1913 Webster] 3. To make (something or someone) appear to be more important, splendid, or valuable than would normally be thought; as, to glorify every routine job by giving its performer the title "engineer".. [PJC]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

glorified adj 1: accorded sacrosanct or authoritative standing [syn: canonized, canonised, glorified]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

73 Moby Thesaurus words for "glorified": Elysian, Olympian, affected, aggrandized, angelic, apotheosized, archangelic, awesome, beatific, beatified, big, blessed, canonized, celestial, cherubic, counterfeit, deified, elevated, eminent, ennobled, enshrined, enthroned, ersatz, ethereal, exalted, excellent, extramundane, extraterrestrial, fake, from on high, grand, great, heavenly, held in awe, high, high and mighty, high-flown, high-sounding, imitation, immortal, immortalized, in glory, lofty, magnified, martyred, mighty, otherworldly, overdone, overrated, paradisaic, paradisal, paradisiac, paradisic, pompous, pretend, pretentious, redeemed, sainted, saintly, sanctified, saved, seraphic, sham, shrined, sublime, substitute, supereminent, supernal, throned, transcendental, transmundane, unearthly, unworldly