Pronunciation: (glôr'ē-us, glōr'-),[key] —adj. 1. delightful; wonderful; completely enjoyable: to have a glorious time at the circus. 2. conferring glory: a glorious victory. 3. full of glory; entitled to great renown: England is glorious in her poetry. 4. brilliantly beautiful or magnificent; splendid: a glorious summer day. 5. Archaic.blissfully drunk.