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      n   pl   , -ries  
1    exaltation, praise, or honour, as that accorded by general consent  
the glory for the exploit went to the captain     
2    something that brings or is worthy of praise (esp. in the phrase crowning glory)  
3    thanksgiving, adoration, or worship  
glory be to God     
4    pomp; splendour  
the glory of the king's reign     
5    radiant beauty; resplendence  
the glory of the sunset     
6    the beauty and bliss of heaven  
7    a state of extreme happiness or prosperity  
8       another word for       halo       nimbus  
      vb   , -ries, -rying, -ried  
9    intr; often foll by: in   to triumph or exult  
10    intr  
Obsolete   to brag  
11    Informal   a mild interjection to express pleasure or surprise (often in the exclamatory phrase glory be!)  
     (C13: from Old French glorie, from Latin gloria, of obscure origin)  

glory box  
      n     (Austral. and N.Z.)  
informal   a box in which a young woman stores clothes, etc., in preparation for marriage  
glory hole  
1    Informal   a room, cupboard, or other storage space that contains an untidy and miscellaneous collection of objects  
2      (Nautical)      another term for       lazaretto       1  
      n   a small W Asian liliaceous plant, Chionodoxa luciliae, cultivated for its early-blooming blue flowers  
Kentish glory  
      n   a moth, Endromis versicolora, common in north and central Europe, having brown variegated front wings and, in the male, orange hindwings  
knickerbocker glory  
      n   a rich confection consisting of layers of ice cream, jelly, cream, and fruit served in a tall glass  
      n   pl   , -ries   any of various mainly tropical convolvulaceous plants of the genus Ipomoea and related genera, with trumpet-shaped blue, pink, or white flowers, which close in late afternoon  
Old Glory  
      n   a nickname for the flag of the United States of America  
English Collins Dictionary - English Definition & Thesaurus  
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in spite of the flaws/minuses/disadvantages; with goods and bads; with minuses and pluses
love / accept smb. flaws and all = love /accept smb. as he/she is, with qualities and flaws.
liked best of all
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expression meaning that a situation is no longer certain or predictable and that anything can happen
originating from horse racing where "all bets are off" indicated that bets already made were null due to various unpredicted factors
intensifying expression, often used with "look"
he looked for all the world as if he was going to cry: il avait vraiment l'air d'être sur le point de pleurer
all right; runing smoothly
[Slang];[UK] Everything is tickety-boo with building our new house; soon we will move in.
To position ones self, or an object like your rusty old car, in a place that is not only open and clearly visible to all, it is unavoidably in just about everyone's way.
[Slang] "You can't miss him, he's over there, parked in his POS Volvo, smack dab in the middle of the road!" source : Urban Dictionary
all right; good, OK, satisfactory
have everything together; have all things settled/organized
E.g.: Just when I had got all my ducks in a row and I was ready to go, I received a call and had to cancel my trip.
it occurred to me, I suddenly thought of it, I had an idea all of a sudden
E.g: I wondered all day long how to solve this problem and it suddenly hit me...I had to talk to Marry.
to lie lazily (in the sun): lizards bask on rocks, people bask on beaches. Also fig: to bask in someone's reflected glory; to bask in media attention.
1. using copyright law to make a piece of work freely available and allowing its free distribution and modification (as long as its derivate versions follow the same copyright rules)
A culture of internet only jobs has coined the phrase Wirk. Wirk simply means Internet Work. Internet work is defined by job opportunities that did not exist before the rise of the internet and furthermore the work is likely to be carried out over the internet and payment received for work undertaken via the internet. Wirk describes both full time and part time internet work. Because of the nature of Wirk and the ability for anyone that has internet connection to earn money from Wirk, it is currently more likely to be a part time occupation than full time. Paid Online Questionnaires, Content Writing, Search Marketing are all examples of Wirk.
This is a term rising in popularity
reach an extreme point or an upper limit; exhaust all options or resources
1. the discharge or release of a person appearing in court of all criminal charges because they have been found not guilty. 2. a release from an obligation, duty, or debt.
legal E.g After the clear acquittal from the judge, he had to start his life all over again.
"It's a list of all the people and things I hate so much I want to hit them in the face with a shovel." Concept coming from the Marian Keyes novel, The Mystery of Mercy Close (2012).
1. the state of being joined together 2. in logic, the connection of isolated facts by means of a general description or hypothesis which applies to them all
Phrase used when someone has brought all the evidences to support his point of view; "I'm done with explanations"
expression meaning that several or all members of a family have something in common (a skill, a feature, a path or a behavior)
E.g.: He became an actor too. It runs in the family.
celebrate smth. with excitement; party wildly; party all night long
go to the extreme; do everything that could be done; exhaust all possibilities and resources
a humorous way of saying that something is not needed at all
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