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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • transitive v. To praise highly in speech or writing, especially in a formal eulogy.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To praise, celebrate or pay homage to (someone), especially in an eloquent formal eulogy.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To speak or write in commendation of (another); to extol in speech or writing; to praise.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To pronounce a eulogy upon; praise highly or excessively; extol in speech or writing. Also spelled eulogise.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. praise formally and eloquently

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