- an archivolt or hood molding having more or less the form of an ogee arch.
- a decoration having more or less the form of an ogee arch, cut into a lintel or flat arch.
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Origin of accolade
OTHER WORDS FROM accoladeac·co·lad·ed, adjective
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH accoladeaccoladed , accolated
Words nearby accolade
Example sentences from the Web for accolade
Now Facebook wants accolades for its clean-up work, before it even successfully solves the problems it has created.Facebook tries to clean up Groups with new policies|Sarah Perez|September 17, 2020|TechCrunch
In March, early in the coronavirus pandemic, Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff won accolades for saying the company would not do any “significant layoffs” over a three-month period and would pay its hourly workers while the company’s offices were closed.After blockbuster quarter, Salesforce lays off nearly 1,000 employees|jonathanvanian2015|August 26, 2020|Fortune
The sentiment, intent, objections, and accolades are all there for you to learn from, but you have to invest the time to dive in beyond a high-level engagement graph.The three most critical marketing metrics to measure right now|Adam Masur|July 2, 2020|Search Engine Watch
By the way, why is special interests always shady while special needs is practically an accolade?
“Unsung Yugoslavian novelist” is not the sort of accolade that moves a book off of a shelf.
But this year, the cover image has been leaked, unveiling that Kate Upton has won the accolade for a second year straight.Kate Upton’s Second SI Cover, Porn Appears at Fashion Week|The Daily Beast|February 9, 2013|DAILY BEAST
What has Michelle Obama, by contrast, done over the past year to merit her accolade?
As of now, it is the only hotel that can boast this accolade.
There is nothing to show whence came “dubbing” or the “accolade.”
What sort of an accolade he expected on arriving to keep his passion on its legs, Heaven only knows!Somehow Good|William de Morgan
His shoulder was tingling from the accolade bestowed by royalty.The Trimmed Lamp|O. Henry
Marjory, do you remember when you sat on the throne in the cave, and gave me the accolade?The Mystery of the Sea|Bram Stoker
The accolade of leadership is not inherent in the individual but is conferred on him by the group.The Armed Forces Officer|U. S. Department of Defense