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ENCOMIUM (encomia)

 Dictionary entry overview: What does encomium mean? 

ENCOMIUM (noun)
  The noun ENCOMIUM has 1 sense:

1. a formal expression of praise

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


 Dictionary entry details 


ENCOMIUM (noun)


Sense 1encomium [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A formal expression of praise

Classified under:

Nouns denoting communicative processes and contents

Synonyms:

encomium; paean; panegyric; eulogy; pean

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

congratulations; extolment; kudos; praise (an expression of approval and commendation)


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