Definition of Encomiastic

1. Adjective. Formally expressing praise.

Exact synonyms: Eulogistic, Panegyric, Panegyrical
Similar to: Complimentary
Derivative terms: Encomium, Eulogy, Eulogy, Panegyric, Panegyric



Definition of Encomiastic

1. a. Bestowing praise; praising; eulogistic; laudatory; as, an encomiastic address or discourse.

2. n. A panegyric.

Definition of Encomiastic

1. Adjective. of, or relating to an encomiast ¹

2. Noun. A panegyric. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Encomiastic

1. [adj]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Encomiastic

encoldening
encoldens
encolour
encoloured
encolouring
encolours
encolure
encolures
encomber
encombered
encombering
encomberment
encombers
encomia
encomiast
encomiastic (current term)
encomiasts
encomion
encomium
encomiums

Literary usage of Encomiastic

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1. A biographical dictionary of eminent Scotsmen by Robert Chambers, Thomas Thomson (1853)
"... a meeting of all the learned men of the place, when Crich- ton opened the assembly with an encomiastic poem in praise of the city, the university, ..."

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