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hymn

noun

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  1. 1 a religious song our Sunday church services always open with a hymn Synonyms anthem, canticle, carol, chorale, psalm, spiritual Related Words dirge, lament, requiem, threnody; Gloria Patri, hallelujah, paean; mass, oratorio; processional, recessional

  2. 2 a formal expression of praise the documentary on the Shakers is essentially a hymn to the simple life Synonyms accolade, citation, commendation, dithyramb, eulogium, eulogy, homage, encomium, paean, panegyric, salutation, tributeRelated Words award, decoration, dedication, honor, prize; acclaim, acclamation, laudation; applause, plaudit(s); bravo, hallelujah, kudo; approval, cachet, compliment, recommendationNear Antonyms censure, condemnation, denunciation, indictment, rebuke, reprimand, reproof; admonition, correction, harangue, lecture, sermon


hymn

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of hymn

  1. to proclaim the glory of during the honeymoon following the inauguration, newspaper articles seemed to hymn the president's every move Synonyms bless, carol, celebrate, emblazon, exalt, extol (also extoll), glorify, praise, laud, magnify, resoundRelated Words adore, belaud, deify, idolize, worship; acclaim, applaud, commend, compliment, hail, renown, salute; chant, cheer, eulogize, rhapsodize; cite; flatter; crack up, recommend, toutNear Antonyms blame, censure, reprehend, reprobate; criticize, reprove; admonish, chide, keelhaul, rebuke, reprimand, reproach; castigate, lambaste (or lambast)


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