paean

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek παιάν.

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Noun[edit]

paean (plural paeans)

  1. Any loud and joyous song; a song of triumph.
  2. An enthusiastic expression of praise.

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Verb[edit]

paean (third-person singular simple present paeans, present participle paeaning, simple past and past participle paeaned)

  1. (transitive) To praise.

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