glorify vs transfigure what difference

what is difference between glorify and transfigure

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 Old French transfigurer

Verb

transfigure (third-person singular simple present transfigures, present participle transfiguring, simple past and past participle transfigured)

  1. (transitive) To transform the outward appearance of; to convert into a different form, state or substance.
  2. (transitive) To glorify or exalt.

Related terms

  • transfigurate
  • transfiguration
  • transfigurative
  • transfigurement
  • transfiguringly

Translations


French

Verb

transfigure

  1. first-person singular present indicative of transfigurer
  2. third-person singular present indicative of transfigurer
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of transfigurer
  4. third-person singular present subjunctive of transfigurer
  5. second-person singular imperative of transfigurer

Latin

Participle

trānsfigūre

  1. vocative masculine singular of trānsfigūrus

Spanish

Verb

transfigure

  1. Formal second-person singular (usted) imperative form of transfigurar.
  2. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of transfigurar.
  3. Formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of transfigurar.
  4. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of transfigurar.

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