|Mawson, C.O.S., ed. (18701938). Rogets International Thesaurus. 1922.|
|Class VI. Words Relating to the Sentient and Moral Powers|
|Section II. Personal Affections|
| 5. Extrinsic Affections|
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|NOUN:||REPUTE, reputation; distinction, mark, name, figure; good -, high- repute; note, notability, notoriety, éclat, the bubble reputation [As You Like It], vogue, celebrity; fame, famousness; renown; popularity, aura popularis [L.]; approbation [See Approbation]; credit, succès destime [F.], prestige, talk of the town; name to conjure with.|
account, regard, respect; reputability [rare], reputableness &c. adj.; respectability (probity) [See Probity]; good -name, - report; fair name.
DIGNITY; stateliness &c. adj.; solemnity, grandeur, splendor, nobility, majesty, sublimity; glory, honor; luster (light) [See Light]; illustriousness &c. adj.
RANK, standing, brevet rank, precedence, pas [F.], station, place, status; position, - in society; order, degree, locus standi [L.], caste, condition.
graduation, university degree, baccalaureate, doctorate, doctorship; scholarship, fellowship.
EMINENCE; greatness &c. adj.; height [See Height]; importance [See Importance]; preëminence, supereminence; high mightiness, primacy; top of the -ladder, - tree; elevation; ascent [See Ascent]; superexaltation, exaltation, dignification [rare], aggrandizement; dedication, consecration, enthronement.
CELEBRITY, worthy, hero, man of mark, great card, lion, rara avis [L.], notability, somebody; the observed of all observers [Hamlet]; classman; man of rank (nobleman) [See Nobility]; pillar of the -state, - church; a mother in Israel [Bible].
chief (master) [See Master]; first fiddle (proficient) [See Proficient]; scholar, savant [F.] [See Scholar]; cynosure, mirror; flower, pink, pearl; paragon (perfection) [See Perfection]; the choice and master spirits of this age [Julius Cæsar]; élite [F.]; star, sun, constellation, galaxy.
ORNAMENT, honor, feather in ones cap, halo, aureole, nimbus; halo -, blaze- of glory; blushing honors [Henry VIII]; laurels (trophy) [See Trophy].
POSTHUMOUS FAME, memory, niche in the temple of fame; celebration, canonization, enshrinement, glorification; immortality, immortal name; magni nominis umbra [Lucan].
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|VERB:||GLORY IN; be conscious of glory; be proud of (pride) [See Pride]; exult (boast) [See Boasting]; be vain of (vanity) [See Vanity].|
BE DISTINGUISHED &c. adj.; shine (light) [See Light]; shine forth, figure; cut a figure, cut a dash [colloq.], make a splash [colloq.].
SURPASS, outshine, outrival, outvie, outjump, eclipse; throw -, cast- into the shade; overshadow.
RIVAL, emulate, vie with.
GAIN or ACQUIRE HONOR &c. n.; live, flourish, glitter; flaunt; play first fiddle &c. (be of importance) [See Importance]; bear the -palm, - bell; lead the way, take precedence, take the wall of [obs.]; gain -, win- -laurels, - spurs, - golden opinions (approbation) [See Approbation]; graduate, take ones degree, pass ones examination; win a -scholarship, - fellowship.
make -a, - some- -noise, - noise in the world; leave ones mark, exalt ones horn, star, have a run, be run after; be lionized, come into vogue, come to the front; raise ones head.
HONOR; give -, do -, pay -, render- honor to; accredit, pay regard to, dignify, glorify; sing praises to (approve) [See Approbation]; look up to; exalt, aggrandize, elevate, nobilitate [archaic]; enthrone, signalize, immortalize, deify, exalt to the skies; hand ones name down to posterity.
consecrate; dedicate to, devote to; enshrine, inscribe, blazon, lionize, blow the trumpet, crown with laurel.
confer or reflect honor on &c. n.; shed a luster on; redound to ones honor, ennoble.
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|ADJECTIVE:||DISTINGUISHED, distingué [F.], noted; of note &c. n.; honored &c. v.; popular; fashionable [See Fashion]; remarkable (important) [See Importance]; notable, notorious; celebrated, renowned, in every ones mouth, talked of, famous, famed, far-famed; conspicuous, to the front; foremost; in the -front rank, - ascendant.|
in good odor; in favor, in high favor; reputable, respectable, creditable.
IMPERISHABLE, deathless, immortal, never fading, fadeless, re perennius [L.], time-honored.
ILLUSTRIOUS, glorious, splendid, brilliant, radiant; bright [See Light]; full-blown; honorific.
EMINENT, prominent; high [See Height]; in the zenith; at the -head of, - top of the tree; peerless, of the first water; superior [See Superiority]; supereminent, preëminent.
great, dignified, proud, noble, honorable, worshipful, lordly, grand, stately, august, princely, imposing, solemn, transcendent, majestic, sacred, sublime, heaven-born, heroic, sans peur et sans reproche [F.]; sacrosanct.
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|INTERJECTION:||HAIL! all hail! ave! [L.], viva! [It.], vive! [F.], long life to! glory -, honor- be to!|
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- Ones name being in every mouth.
- Ones name living for ever.
- Sic itur ad astra, fama volat, aut Cæsar aut nullus.
- None but himself could be his parallel.
- Palmam qui meruit ferat.Nelsons motto
- Above all Greek above all Roman fame.Pope
- Cineri gloria sera est.Martial
- Great is the glory for the strife is hard.Wordsworth
- Honor virtutis præmium.Cicero
- Immensum gloria calcar habet.Ovid
- The glory dies not and the grief is past.Brydges
- Vivit post funera virtus.
- Not to know me argues yourselves unknown.Milton