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Word: encomiastic

Definition: praising; eulogistic; N. encomium: very high praise; eulogy


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::: facile - easily accomplished; ready or fluent; superficial; not deep; Ex. facile solution to a complex problem; Ex. facile speaker; N. facility: ability to do something easily and well; ease in doing resulting from skill or aptitude; something that facilitates an action; amenity; Ex. with great facility
::: conclusive - decisive; ending all debate
::: purveyor - furnisher of foodstuffs; caterer; V. purvey: supply (eg. food); furnish; CF. provide
::: carillon - a set of bells (often in a tower) capable of being played
::: controvert - oppose with arguments; attempt to refute; contradict; ADJ. controversial; N. controversy
::: incidence - rate of occurrence; particular occurrence; Ex. high incidence of infant mortality
::: constituency - voters represented by an elected official; district so represented; group of supporters (or constituents)
::: oblivion - obscurity; condition of being completely forgotten; forgetfulness
::: slavish - of or like a slave; servile; showing no originality; copied very closely; Ex. slavish devotion/copy of the original
::: dappled - spotted