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glorified

mod. overblown; overhyped; phony. Why, this is just a glorified potato chip!
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I do not pray for the world but for the ones you have given me, because they are yours, and everything of mine is yours and everything of yours is mine, and I have been glorified in them.
Jesus is glorified and so he calls his disciples to glorify him and be made great by submitting to service--by caring for the needs and well-being of other human beings.
Jobs has been glorified for being highly attached to his family.
For example, in 20 years' time people might still feel that September 11 or July 7 were events that still ought not to be glorified.
War is not to be glorified, or to be used as a propaganda "Mission Accomplished" prop.
NEW girl duo Mania have given Pop Idol winner Michelle McManus a roasting -branding her a glorified karaoke singer.
The type of Christianity that includes speaking in tongues, being slain in the Spirit, and singing and dancing during the service is glorified.
What was glorified as the independence war of the Arab nation in the famous movie was nothing more than the installation of the most backward minds into the command of one of the most unfortunate peoples of the world, not to mention the oil that they really were after.
Middle relievers and closers are, in most cases, a secondary option, one which is far from glorified.
But, so many fall down to where they're nothing more than glorified socks.
Some people think Cy Twombly's paintings are little more than glorified drawings.
The people with HIV in this movie are neither glorified nor demonized, and it's up to the audience to decide how to feel about the characters' actions.
And, yes, violence and domination are being glorified in the media, with little call for emotion and compassion.
Between the early 1420s and his death in 1464, the great Florentine banker and patron Cosimo de' Medici commissioned a wealth of art and architecture that glorified God, the city and himself.
Our goal is to establish the NEC PDA as the dominant Pocket PC platform for mobile professionals using handhelds for bona fide corporate tasks, not just as glorified appointment books.