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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Praise; approval. Praise for someone who is greatly admired, or a prize given to them for their work.

Usage examples (36)
  • Joe didn't work for accolades, but he liked to receive them.
  • The accolade is the highest honour the Davos political authority can award ... '
  • But the accolade will be a group triumph, not a personal accomplishment, he said.
  • The accolade was the term used for the creation of a knight upon the field of battle. for more
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