encomiast

noun en·co·mi·ast \ en-ˈkō-mē-ˌast , -mē-əst \

Definition of encomiast

: one that praises : eulogist

encomiastic

play \en-ˌkō-mē-ˈa-stik\ adjective

Origin and Etymology of encomiast

Greek enkōmiastēs, from enkōmiazein to praise, from enkōmion


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