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eulogy
used in Middlemarch

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Definition
a formal expression of praise — typically a speech given at someone's funeral
  • "I regretted it especially," he resumed, taking the usual course from detraction to insincere eulogy, "because of my gratitude and respect towards my cousin.
    Book 2 — Old and Young (84% in)
  • I am not in a position to express my feeling toward Mr. Casaubon: it would be at best a pensioner's eulogy."
    Book 2 — Old and Young (97% in)

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