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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Noun- A panegyrical funeral oration.

Usage examples (30)
  • I shall be proud and bound to help in any way about the eloge, which is rather a heavy tax on proposers of medals, as I found about
  • There is a great eloge upon the Cambrians, but whether Mr. Campbell would be flattered with it I am not sure.
  • Emily has left off writing to me; he wrote to me twice pour faire votre eloge, ce qui ne fut fort peu necessaire, and there was an end of his epistolary correspondence.
  • I really believe, if any man ever went through life with consummate discretion, it has been himself, and he has preserved his reputation at the same time, or else I should not... for more
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