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Extolment   Listen
Extolment  n.  Praise. (Obs.)

Collaborative International Dictionary of English 0.48

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"Extolment" Quotes from Famous Books

... the asperity of her accent contrasted so oddly with her vehemently expressed attachment for her husband and extolment of his virtues, that Mrs. Sutton regarded her in speechless amazement. She submitted to his kiss, without returning it—even raising her hand pettishly as to repel further endearments. "I should have died of the blue devils if Aunt Rachel hadn't, by the merest accident, heard that I was ailing, ...
— At Last • Marion Harland

... praying, because it consciously lives with God. There are times of praise, adoration, extolment, when thankfulness is more exuberant, runs over into bursting joy, and times when longing desire carries us into the very bosom of God. We long for comfort, for love, for peace, with an unutterable agony of longing, and ...
— The Right Knock - A Story • Helen Van-Anderson

Words linked to "Extolment" :   eulogy, commendation, recommendation, congratulations, pean, panegyric, paean, praise, approval, superlative, eulogium, compliment, testimonial, encomium, extol, good word

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