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glory in sth

verb uk phrasal verb with glory   /ˈɡlɔː.ri/ us    /ˈɡlɔːr.i/
to feel or show that you are very proud and happy about something: He is still glorying in the success of his first Hollywood film. She glories in the fact that she's much better qualified than her sister.
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