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  • As Babbitt pushed through the fringe standing at the back, he heard the precious tribute, "That’s him!"
  • V Babbitt let Dr. Drew know that he was responsible for this tribute.

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  • "Go on, quit your kidding," said Babbitt feebly, but at this tribute from Gunch, himself a man of no mean oratorical fame, he expanded with delight and wondered how, before his vacation, he could have questioned the joys of being a solid citizen.

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as in: a tribute to the great actor Define
praise or something done to express admiration or respect
as in: demanded they pay tribute Define
payment by one nation for protection by another;
or: payment extorted by gangsters on threat of violence

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