glorify-v; 2 Senses

Sense Number 1: Praise, glorify, or honor, possibly as a matter of overstatement.

Commentary: Syntax Includes: NP1[agent] GLORIFY NP2[patient] NP1[theme] GLORIFY NP2[patient]

It's easy to glorify one's spouse's cooking when in love.
The concept of nationalism glorifies the territorial state.
The victory over the enemy glorified the Republic.
You're glorifying a rather mediocre building.

VerbNet: judgement-33,overstate-37.12
FrameNet: NP
PropBank: glorify.01
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1, 2

Sense Number 2: Elevate or idealize, in allusion to Christ's transfiguration.

Commentary: Syntax Is: NP1 GLORIFY NP2
NOTE: NP2 is reflexive.

We glorify ourselves with our submission.
He glorified himself through his humility.

VerbNet: NM
FrameNet: NP
PropBank: NM
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 3