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If I shall sell both my forenoons and afternoons to society, as most appear to do, I'm sure that, for me, there would be nothing left worth living for.Henry David Thoreau
to glory (third-person singular simple present glor, present participle i, simple past and past participle ed)
- Great beauty or splendour, of such overwhelmingness that it is considered powerful.
- Honour and valour.
- Worship or praise, as in glory to God.
- Optical phenomenon caused by water droplets.
great beauty or splendour
honour and valour
worship or praise
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Third person singular
- To exult with joy; to rejoice.
- He says he glories in what happened, and that good may be done indirectly; but I wish he would not so wear himself out now he is getting old, and would leave such pigs to their wallowing.
- To boast; to be proud.
to exult with joy; to rejoice
to boast; to be proud
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