glorify vs laud what difference

what is difference between glorify and laud

English

Etymology

From Middle English glorifien, from Anglo-Norman glorifier, from Old French, from Late Latin glorificō, from Latin gloria + faciō (to make).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈɡlɔɹɪfaɪ/

Verb

glorify (third-person singular simple present glorifies, present participle glorifying, simple past and past participle glorified)

  1. (transitive) To exalt, or give glory or praise to (something or someone).
  2. (transitive) To make (something) appear to be more glorious than it is; regard something or someone as excellent baselessly.
  3. (transitive) To worship or extol.

Synonyms

  • transfigure, exalt, mythify

Antonyms

  • (all meanings): vilify
  • (regard something or someone excellent baselessly): slander

Related terms

  • glory
  • glorification
  • beautify

Translations



English

Etymology

From Middle English lauden, from Old French lauder, from Latin laudō, laudāre, from laus (praise, glory, fame, renown), from echoic Proto-Indo-European root *leh₁wdʰ- (song, sound).

Pronunciation

  • (UK) IPA(key): /lɔːd/
  • (US) IPA(key): /lɔd/
  • (cotcaught merger) IPA(key): /lɑd/
  • Rhymes: -ɔːd

Noun

laud (countable and uncountable, plural lauds)

  1. Praise or glorification.
    • 1528, William Tyndale, The Obedience of a Christian Man
      So do well and thou shalt have laud of the same.
  2. Hymn of praise.
  3. (in the plural, also Lauds) A prayer service following matins.

Translations

Verb

laud (third-person singular simple present lauds, present participle lauding, simple past and past participle lauded)

  1. (transitive, intransitive) To praise; to glorify.
    • 1526, William Tyndale, trans. Bible, Luke I:
      And hys mought was opened immediatly, and hys tonge, and he spake lawdynge god.

Translations

See also

  • canonical hours
  • lauder

Further reading

  • laud in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.
  • laud in The Century Dictionary, New York, N.Y.: The Century Co., 1911.
  • laud at OneLook Dictionary Search

Anagrams

  • Auld, Daul, Dula, auld, dual, udal

Estonian

Etymology

Likely from Proto-Germanic *flauþ or *flaut. Compare Swedish flöte. Also compare Lithuanian plautas and Latvian plauts.

Noun

laud (genitive laua, partitive lauda)

  1. board
  2. plank
  3. table

Declension

Derived terms

  • lauamäng

Friulian

Etymology

From Latin laus, laudem.

Noun

laud m (plural lauds)

  1. praise, commendation

Related terms

  • laudâ

Ilocano

Noun

laud

  1. west

Ludian

Etymology

Akin to Finnish lauta.

Noun

laud

  1. board
  2. plank

Romanian

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ˈla.ud]

Verb

laud

  1. first-person singular present indicative/subjunctive of lăuda

Veps

Etymology

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)
Related to Finnish lauta, Estonian laud.

Noun

laud

  1. board
  2. plank

Inflection

Derived terms

  • laudasine
  • čukalduzlaud
  • ikunlaud
  • lumilaud
  • möndlaud
  • potklaud
  • tedotuzlaud
  • tölaud
  • laudkund
  • laudsein

References

  • Zajceva, N. G.; Mullonen, M. I. (2007), “доска”, in Uz’ venä-vepsläine vajehnik / Novyj russko-vepsskij slovarʹ [New Russian–Veps Dictionary], Petrozavodsk: Periodika

Volapük

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [la.ˈud]

Noun

laud (nominative plural lauds)

  1. lark (bird)

Declension

Hypernyms

  • böd
  • nim

Hyponyms

  • hilaud
  • hilaudül
  • jilaud
  • jilaudül
  • laudil
  • laudül

Derived terms

  • brüyäralaud (woodlark), Lullula arborea
  • felalaud (skylark), Alauda arvensis
  • töpalaud (crested lark), Galerida cristata

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