Laurels - definition, transcription

Amer.  |ˈlɔːrəlz|
Brit.  |ˈlɒrəlz|
- this word is used as a plural form of the nounlaurel

noun

- a tangible symbol signifying approval or distinction (syn: accolade, award, honor, honour)
- the state of being honored (syn: honor, honour)

Examples

They enjoyed the laurels of their military victory.

The player earned his laurels from years of hard work.

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