Adjective(1) full of or giving praise
(1) The obituary is highly laudatory , a testimony of praise for a creative artist.(2) In spite of my laudatory remarks for the governor of the Central Bank, the whole system has to change.(3) During the union election, all the New York dailies ran highly laudatory articles about him.(4) I have even received three laudatory letters from black prisoners, all recounting how they subscribed to the party-faithful line in their youth but have rejected it since.(5) If I were to read all of the laudatory comments that arrived both on the evaluation sheets and via e-mail, my hat size would go up by several points; I'll try to resist that.(6) Here's a sampling of laudatory comments culled from the archives.(7) Peter the Great at once commissioned it from Danzig masters and presented it to her with a laudatory poem that glorified her military exploits.(8) It got very laudatory comments from the commander of the Battalion.(9) The inscriptions are replete with complimentary titles and laudatory sentiments and are finely enameled in the purplish gray background characteristic of wares made for him.(10) The laudatory nature of this article was treated with some scepticism by many of the residents.(11) General Andrew Jackson himself made laudatory comments regarding black fighting men in the War of 1812.(12) He didn't want his 50th jubilee to be celebrated at all, let alone celebrated with the customary pompous laudatory speeches.(13) Yet if the laudatory comments of his students are true, they suggest a fairness in his classroom manner often absent in his writing.(14) Many laudatory speeches during birthday parties and eulogies during funerals simply skip over this time and construct biographical outlines without these years.(15) With one qualified exception they have been laudatory , have commended his integrity, his reliance upon his God, his brilliance as a soldier, his restless energy as head of state.(16) I can remember taking particular note of the laudatory comments about him in these publications.
1. complimentary ::
6. commendatory ::
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