adulation

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French adulation, from Latin adulātio (flattery).

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  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˌædʒʊˈleɪʃən/, /ˌædjʊˈleɪʃən/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˌæd͡ʒəˈleɪʃən/
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  • Rhymes: -eɪʃən

Noun[edit]

adulation (countable and uncountable, plural adulations)

  1. Flattery; fulsome praise.
    He was uncomfortable with the adulation from his fans.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin adulātio (flattery).

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adulation f (plural adulations)

  1. adulation

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