Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Spanish translation of “glory”

See all translations

glory

noun /ˈɡloːri/ ( plural glories)
fame or honour/honor
gloria
The knights had achieved glory on the field of battle He took part in the competition for the glory of the school.
a source of pride, fame etc
gloria
The Bridge of Sighs is one of the many glories of Venice.
the quality of being magnificent
gloria, esplendor
The sun rose in all its glory.
glorify /-fai/ verb ( past tense, past participle glorified) to make (something) seem better than it is
glorificar, ensalzar, idealizar
The film was heavily criticized for glorifying war.
to praise
glorificar, alabar
a hymn that glorifies God.
glorification /-fi-/ noun
glorificación
the glorification of violence.
glorious adjective splendid; deserving great praise
glorioso
a glorious career/victory.
very pleasant; delightful
magnífico, espléndido
glorious weather Isn’t the sunshine glorious?
gloriously adverb
gloriosamente
a gloriously sunny day.
(Definition of glory from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More translations of “glory” in Spanish

Definitions of “glory” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

piglet

a baby pig

Word of the Day

I won’t tolerate it! Replacing formal words with phrasal verbs.

by Liz Walter,
April 01, 2015
When you are using a language, it is important to understand if a word is formal or informal, so that you can use it in an appropriate way. You might hear people saying dosh for money, or spud for potato, but they wouldn’t write those words in a formal essay. Similarly, a

Read More 

stackin’ p

March 30, 2015
idiom slang earning a lot of money ‘That’s a very generous present.”Yeah, well, she’s stackin’ p, innit?’

Read More