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gloriousadjective

us   /ˈɡlɔr·i·əs, ˈɡloʊr-/
  • glorious adjective (BEAUTIFUL)

very beautiful or excellent: July was a beautiful month of glorious sun.
  • glorious adjective (ADMIRABLE)

deserving admiration, praise, and honor: She thought it was a grand and glorious country.
(Definition of glorious from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)







"glorious" in British English

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gloriousadjective

uk   /ˈɡlɔː.ri.əs/ us   /ˈɡlɔːr.i.əs/
  • glorious adjective (BEAUTIFUL/NICE)

very beautiful: The beetroot had turned the soup a glorious pink. Your roses are glorious!
Glorious weather is very pleasant, and especially hot and sunny: They had glorious weather for their wedding. It was a glorious winter day - crisp and clear.
very enjoyable or giving great pleasure: This wine is absolutely glorious. We had a glorious time in the south of France last summer.
gloriously
adverb uk   /ˈɡlɔː.ri.əs.li/ us   /ˈɡlɔːr.i.əs.li/
We've had gloriously sunny weather. They looked gloriously happy.
(Definition of glorious from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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