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eu·lo·gize

 (yo͞o′lə-jīz′)
tr.v. eu·lo·gized, eu·lo·giz·ing, eu·lo·giz·es
To praise highly in speech or writing, especially in a formal eulogy.

eu′lo·gist (-jĭst) n.
eu′lo·gis′tic (-jĭs′tĭk) adj.
eu′lo·giz′er n.

eulogize

(ˈjuːləˌdʒaɪz) or

eulogise

vb
to praise (a person or thing) highly in speech or writing
ˈeulogist, ˈeuloˌgizer, ˈeuloˌgiser n
ˌeuloˈgistic, ˌeuloˈgistical adj
ˌeuloˈgistically adv

eu•lo•gize

(ˈyu ləˌdʒaɪz)

v.t. -gized, -giz•ing.
to praise highly; extol.
[1800–10]
eu`lo•gi•za′tion, n.
eu′lo•giz`er, n.

eulogize


Past participle: eulogized
Gerund: eulogizing

Imperative
eulogize
eulogize
Present
I eulogize
you eulogize
he/she/it eulogizes
we eulogize
you eulogize
they eulogize
Preterite
I eulogized
you eulogized
he/she/it eulogized
we eulogized
you eulogized
they eulogized
Present Continuous
I am eulogizing
you are eulogizing
he/she/it is eulogizing
we are eulogizing
you are eulogizing
they are eulogizing
Present Perfect
I have eulogized
you have eulogized
he/she/it has eulogized
we have eulogized
you have eulogized
they have eulogized
Past Continuous
I was eulogizing
you were eulogizing
he/she/it was eulogizing
we were eulogizing
you were eulogizing
they were eulogizing
Past Perfect
I had eulogized
you had eulogized
he/she/it had eulogized
we had eulogized
you had eulogized
they had eulogized
Future
I will eulogize
you will eulogize
he/she/it will eulogize
we will eulogize
you will eulogize
they will eulogize
Future Perfect
I will have eulogized
you will have eulogized
he/she/it will have eulogized
we will have eulogized
you will have eulogized
they will have eulogized
Future Continuous
I will be eulogizing
you will be eulogizing
he/she/it will be eulogizing
we will be eulogizing
you will be eulogizing
they will be eulogizing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been eulogizing
you have been eulogizing
he/she/it has been eulogizing
we have been eulogizing
you have been eulogizing
they have been eulogizing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been eulogizing
you will have been eulogizing
he/she/it will have been eulogizing
we will have been eulogizing
you will have been eulogizing
they will have been eulogizing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been eulogizing
you had been eulogizing
he/she/it had been eulogizing
we had been eulogizing
you had been eulogizing
they had been eulogizing
Conditional
I would eulogize
you would eulogize
he/she/it would eulogize
we would eulogize
you would eulogize
they would eulogize
Past Conditional
I would have eulogized
you would have eulogized
he/she/it would have eulogized
we would have eulogized
you would have eulogized
they would have eulogized
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.eulogize - praise formally and eloquently; "The dead woman was eulogized at the funeral"
praise - express approval of; "The parents praised their children for their academic performance"

eulogize

verb praise, acclaim, applaud, compliment, pay tribute to, commend, magnify (archaic), glorify, exalt, laud, extol, big up (slang, chiefly Caribbean), rhapsodize, panegyrize, sing or sound the praises of He eulogized Keegan's part in the operation.

eulogize

verb
Translations

eulogize

[ˈjuːlədʒaɪz] VTelogiar, encomiar

eulogize

[ˈjuːlədʒaɪz] eulogise (US)
vt
(US) (at funeral)faire l'éloge funèbre de
vi (= rhapsodize) to eulogize about sth → faire l'éloge de qch

eulogize

vteine Lobesrede halten auf (+acc)

eulogize

[ˈjuːləˌdʒaɪz] vtelogiare, encomiare
References in classic literature ?
Let me put them into the mouths of the eulogists of injustice: They will tell you that the just man who is thought unjust will be scourged, racked, bound--will have his eyes burnt out; and, at last, after suffering every kind of evil, he will be impaled: Then he will understand that he ought to seem only, and not to be, just; the words of Aeschylus may be more truly spoken of the unjust than of the just.
Yet, to eulogists at his funeral in 1995, Rabin was - yes, you guessed it - a selfless peacemaker.
ORDER OF SERVICE READING Ambassador Shabazz (daughter of Malcolm X) STATEMENT FROM PRESIDENT OBAMA Valerie Jarrett (adviser to Obama) EULOGISTS Lonnie Ali (wife) Maryum Ali (eldest daughter) Rasheda Ali-Walsh (granddaughter) Alessandra 'Ali' DiNicola (daughter of lawyer Ron Dinicola) Natasha Mundkur (volunteer at the Muhammad Ali Centre) John Ramsey (lifelong friend) Billy Crystal (actor, fan and friend) Bryant Gumbel (journalist) Ex-President Bill Clinton ISLAMIC PRAYER, POEM & CLOSING OF SERVICE
In a meeting with eulogists on the occasion of the birth anniversary of Prophet Mohammad's (PBUH) daughter Hazrat Fatemeh Zahra (SA) in Tehran, Ayatollah Khamenei said it is crucial to strengthen national defense capabilities in the face of enemies' pressures and threats.
aS his tender eulogists recalled, Howard Kendall liked to play a little game as he unwound with friends and family.
He never gets cheated by the double-barrowed eulogists in his era.
He then managed to become one of the eulogists and companions of the court of Shah Abbas.
Trabulse notes the predominance of compositions of a religious nature in the Fama; the inclusion of an edifying biography of Sor Juana by father Diego Calleja, which narrates at length her alleged spiritual conversion; the other prefatory material in the Fama by diverse eulogists who echo Calleja's tribute to Sor Juana's reborn religiosity; and the presence of the "abjuration" documents mentioned earlier, which, Trabulse notes, only could have been supplied by Aguiar y Seijas himself.
The eulogists were Mr Joel Netshitenzhe on behalf of the South African Presidency; Mr Shaun Johnson on behalf of the Mandela Rhodes and Nelson Mandela Foundations; Mr Koos Bekker (the multinational media company, Naspers); Mr Paul Hardy (the multinational construction company Aurecon), Mr Mustaq Brey (Brimstone, a local South African company); Profs Saleem Badat and Brian O'Connell the respective vice-chancellors of Rhodes University and the University of the Western Cape and Dr Andre Odendaal on behalf of the Western Cape Cricket Board.
If Lincoln's modern critics often downplay the racial animosity his opponents tapped into, Kauffman writes, "the eulogists of Father Abraham .
A useful critique of Pilsudski's eulogists can be found in Ryszard Swietek's Lodowa sciana: Sekrety polityki Jbzefa Pilsudskiego, 1904-1918 (Krakow: Platan, 1998).
71) Beyond the poetic realm, too, Peter was hailed by official eulogists as the God of the new Empire.