what is difference between exalt and glorify
From Middle English exalten, from Old French exalter, from Latin exaltō
- IPA(key): /ɪɡˈzɔːlt/
- Rhymes: -ɔːlt
- Hyphenation: ex‧alt
exalt (third-person singular simple present exalts, present participle exalting, simple past and past participle exalted)
- (transitive) To honor; to hold in high esteem.
- They exalted their queen.
- (transitive) To raise in rank, status etc., to elevate.
- The man was exalted from a humble carpenter to a minister.
- (transitive) To elate, or fill with the joy of success.
- (transitive, chemistry, archaic) To refine or subtilize.
Do not confuse exalt (praise) (transitive) with exult (rejoice) (intransitive).
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From Middle English glorifien, from Anglo-Norman glorifier, from Old French, from Late Latin glorificō, from Latin gloria + faciō (“to make”).
- IPA(key): /ˈɡlɔɹɪfaɪ/
glorify (third-person singular simple present glorifies, present participle glorifying, simple past and past participle glorified)
- (transitive) To exalt, or give glory or praise to (something or someone).
- (transitive) To make (something) appear to be more glorious than it is; regard something or someone as excellent baselessly.
- (transitive) To worship or extol.
- transfigure, exalt, mythify
- (all meanings): vilify
- (regard something or someone excellent baselessly): slander