WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2014
glo•ri•fied /ˈglɔrəˌfaɪd/USA pronunciation adj. [before a noun]
ordinary or simple, but treated as more splendid or excellent than would normally be considered:The Assistant Manager was really just a glorified office boy.


Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::

glorify /ˈɡlɔːrɪˌfaɪ/ vb ( -fies, -fying, -fied)(transitive)
  1. to make glorious
  2. to make more splendid; adorn
  3. to worship, exalt, or adore
  4. to extol
  5. to cause to seem more splendid or imposing than reality



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