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paean

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  1. a formal expression of praise his retirement party featured many paeans for his long years of service to the company Synonyms accolade, citation, commendation, dithyramb, eulogium, eulogy, homage, hymn, encomium, 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

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