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  • n. Plural form of adulation.

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Examples

  • I will fully honor the spirit of the Open Source agreement and leave in all the tributes and adulations to the original authors.

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  • Which Obama took advantage of and allowed the Demo-crowds to heave praises and adulations on him.

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  • I don't think there's many more adulations I can pour on this mini-series, which was nominated for BAFTAs and other awards, and is now being mentioned in the same breath as Edge of Darkness among the canon of quality BBC drama serials.

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  • Yizzie sighed and dialed into her audience, accepting their mechanic adulations. “Mmm! ” she moaned, her green hair flashing with static sparks. “They love me! ” “You†™ re a slut. ” muttered Raich between gasps as the spiders swirled over his pale body.

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  • Sean Hannity, as usual, was lavishing arse-kissing adulations upon Mr. Frankly.

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  • Thou that usedst to go to rest satisfied with the adulations paid thee in the past day, and couldst put off every thing but thy vanity! — —

    Clarissa Harlowe

  • Vergennes cautioned Louis against the hypocritical adulations of his privileged courtiers.

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  • The noblest of Naples overwhelmed me with adulations; from compliments they came to declaration, and there, as at

    The International Monthly, Volume 2, No. 4, March, 1851

  • Choking to relate her curious adventure, she is suddenly heaped with adulations, told how the time of her coming was looked to, as an event of no common occurrence -- how Brothers Sharp, Spyke, and

    An Outcast or, Virtue and Faith

  • Most of the external forms and modes of modern politeness, its bows and obeisances, its professions of respect and service, its adulations, are nothing but an affectation of such humility, and bear witness to its value when it exists in reality.

    Advice to a Young Man upon First Going to Oxford In Ten Letters, From an Uncle to His Nephew

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