Eulogy - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈjuːlədʒi|  American pronunciation of the word eulogy
Brit.  |ˈjuːlədʒi|  British pronunciation of the word eulogy

noun

- a formal expression of praise for someone who has died recently (syn: eulogium)
- a formal expression of praise (syn: encomium, paean, panegyric, pean)

Examples

He delivered a moving eulogy at his father's funeral.

...several eulogies were given at the special assembly marking the retirement of the company's longtime president...

The minister delivered a long eulogy.

Word forms

noun
singular: eulogy
plural: eulogies
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