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Examples of dithyramb in a Sentence
a tongue-in-cheek dithyramb in honor of the chocolate chip cookie
Origin and Etymology of dithyramb
First Known Use: circa 1647See Words from the same year
Synonymsaccolade, citation, commendation, encomium, eulogium, eulogy, homage, hymn, paean, panegyric, salutation, tribute
Related Wordsaward, decoration, dedication, honor, prize; acclaim, acclamation, laudation; applause, plaudit (s); bravo, hallelujah, kudo; approval, cachet, compliment, recommendation
Near Antonymscensure, condemnation, denunciation, indictment, rebuke, reprimand, reproof; admonition, correction, harangue, lecture, sermon
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