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adulation
used in Catch-22

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Definition
much admiration and praise
  • The weird, implausible reception for Milo began at the airfield, where civilian laborers who recognized him halted in their duties respectfully to gaze at him with full expressions of controlled exuberance and adulation.
    Chapter 22 — Milo the Mayor (64% in)
  • Dunbar wanted to know, as Yossarian watched him excitedly with a mixture of awe and adulation.
    Chapter 29 — Peckem (69% in)

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