April 2nd, 2019

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Tuesday word: Laudatory

Tuesday, Apr. 2, 2019

Laudatory (adjective)
laud·a·to·ry [law-duh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee]


adjective
1. containing or expressing praise: overwhelmed by the speaker's laudatory remarks.

Sometimes laud·a·tive.

CAN BE CONFUSED
laudable

RELATED FORMS
laud·a·to·ri·ly , adverb
o·ver·laud·a·to·ry , adjective
self-laud·a·to·ry , adjective
un·laud·a·tive , adjective
un·laud·a·to·ry , adjective

Synonyms
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adulatory, complimentary, commendatory.

RELATED WORDS
flattering, acclamatory, approbatory, commendatory, adulatory, approbative, encomiastic, eulogistic, laudative, panegyrical, praiseful

NEARBY WORDS
laudable, laudanum, laudation, laudator, laudator temporis acti, lauder, lauder, sir harry, lauderdale lakes, lauderhill, laudian

Origin: 1545–55; < Late Latin laudatorius, equivalent to lauda ( re ) to laud + -torius -tory

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