panegyric definition

  • noun:
    • A formal eulogistic structure meant as a public go with.
    • sophisticated praise or laudation; an encomium.
    • an official address or opus publicly praising some one or something like that.
    • An oration or eulogy in praise of some individual or achievement; an official or sophisticated encomium; a laudatory discourse; laudation. See Synonym of eulogy.
    • A eulogy, written or talked, in praise of some person or accomplishment; a formal or elaborate encomium.
    • Praise bestowed on some individual, action, or character; laudation: as, a tone of exaggerated panegyric.
    • Synonyms Encomium, etc. see eulogy.
    • an official appearance of compliments
  • adjective:
    • Containing compliments or eulogy; encomiastic; laudatory.
    • officially articulating compliments
  • others:
    • Addressed to a festal system; epidictic; therefore, containing praise or eulogy; regarding the nature of panegyric; encomiastic.
    • To praise.

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