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  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of accolade.

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Examples

  • Trinity, a private prep school founded in 1709, prides itself as being one of the oldest schools in the country and last year was accoladed the status of, 'Best Private School' by Forbes magazine.

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  • I will remind you all that the only person to rightfully be accoladed with the title of Shekinah (Savior) by the Jews was Cyrus the Persian.

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  • Even the heavily-accoladed academic poets (who Lerner despised) with their briefcases filled with olive wreathes and laurels — when they go over the cliff of life, usually their work follows suit, landing with a rarified plop on the slush pile of eternity.

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  • Tom Weaver Horror cinema's most accoladed scribe likes to project the image of a crusty cuss who can recognize poseurs and bad apples from the get-go.

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  • He tells how William Boot became the star of British super-journalism and how, leaving the part of his shirt in the claws of the lovely Katchen, he returned from Ishmaeilia to London as the Daily Beast's most accoladed overseas reporter.

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  • The nine Great Ones of the Little People emerged from the throngs of their adherents to declare fealty to their Battlemaster: Sharn-Mes, the veteran Medor, Galbor Redcap, the female heroes Ayfa and Skathe, Tetrol Bonecrusher, Betularn White-Hand, and-newly accoladed in place of the defunct Bles and Nukalavee-Fafnor Ice-Jaws and Karbree the Worm.

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  • In height, in poise of shoulders, in bearing, in a certain trick of lifting his chin, he was a replica of the dignified man who welcomed him with deep emotion; but a difference -- of dream rather than of dogma -- in the quality of their temperaments accoladed the boy.

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  • You will be from a minimum of Head Chef level in exclusive a minimum of 2 AA rosetted high volume/turnover hotels, with excellent volume and managerial experience, couple with a proven accoladed track record.

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  • An opportunity has arisen for an accoladed Executive Chef with a minimum of a 2 AA Rosette background, to join the management team at a stunning property in South Yorkshire.

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  • Belinda Steenberg, accoladed freelance designer, was finally unanimously identified as the overall winner of the competition with her poster of a golden icon calling all of Joburg to come together to celebrate 2010.

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