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Word: encomiastic

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


More Vocab Words

::: diatribe - bitter scolding or denunciation; invective; abuse
::: implicate - incriminate; involve incriminatingly; show to be involved (in a crime); Ex. implicate someone in the crime
::: assert - state strongly or positively; demand recognition of (rights, claims, etc.); make a claim to (by forceful action); Ex. assert one's independence
::: dissuade - persuade not to do; discourage; N. dissuasion
::: diffidence - shyness; lack of self-confidence; timidity; ADJ. diffident
::: onerous - burdensome
::: epoch - period of time
::: inhibit - restrain; prohibit; retard or prevent; N. inhibition
::: choreography - art of representing dances in written symbols; arrangement of dances
::: illicit - illegal