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Word: encomiastic

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


More Vocab Words

::: proscribe - prohibit; ostracize; banish; outlaw
::: apocalyptic - prophetic; pertaining to revelations especially of disaster; N. apocalypse
::: assail - assault
::: shudder - shake uncontrollably; tremble; V.
::: stratum - layer of earth's surface; layer of society; PL. strata
::: microcosm - small representative world; world in miniature; Ex. microcosm of English society
::: worldly - engrossed in matters of this earth; not spiritual; of the material world
::: grandeur - impressiveness; stateliness; majesty
::: surfeit - satiate; feed or supply to excess; stuff; indulge to excess in anything; N: surfeiting; excessive amount; Ex. surfeit of food
::: restraint - moderation or self-control; controlling force; restriction