What a glorious day!

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jesusguime

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What a glorious day!

Hi,
If the above is a stand alone sentence, how should I interpret it?
Does it mean "what a sunny day" or "what a wonderful day?" Thanks.
 
  • Thomas Tompion

    Senior Member
    English - England
    I don't know how one would distinguish between a wonderful day and a glorious day. But a sunny day can also be a very windy day. When the mistral is blowing in the Rhone valley that can be given as grounds for committing murder.
     

    dg_spain

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    English - US
    The expression can be used either literally (when it would probably be a sunny day, although other conditions might influence, like Thomas Tompion has said) or figuratively, because someone is feeling great.

    I would say that the most probable match is "wonderful day" but it does depend on the context somewhat.
     
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