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ADULATION

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does adulation mean? 

ADULATION (noun)
  The noun ADULATION has 1 sense:

1. servile flattery; exaggerated and hypocritical praise

  Familiarity information: ADULATION used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


ADULATION (noun)


Sense 1adulation [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Servile flattery; exaggerated and hypocritical praise

Classified under:

Nouns denoting communicative processes and contents

Hypernyms ("adulation" is a kind of...):

flattery (excessive or insincere praise)


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