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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A formal expression of praise.

Usage examples (38)
  • Originally an encomium was a greek chorale song honoring the hero of the olympic games and sang at the victory celebration at the end of the games.
  • Noun, : An encomium by the President greeted the returning hero
  • Such an encomium, which is thrown away on the dead
  • Mantinea, and which you may call the encomium of love, or what you please. for more
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