noun, plural eu·lo·gies.
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While Manchin isn’t yet ready to offer a eulogy for the filibuster, you can see in the West Virginian the same level of frustration with Washington that threatened his decision to seek a second term in 2018.Why Kyrsten Sinema Could Control the Future of the Filibuster|Philip Elliott|June 4, 2021|Time
Jordan was often asked to give a speech, a toast, a eulogy — and never disappointed.How Vernon Jordan became a one-of-a-kind Washington presence|Roxanne Roberts|March 3, 2021|Washington Post
McClenton, himself a Baptist pastor, mustered the strength to preach his son’s eulogy.A Temp Worker Died on the Job After FedEx Didn’t Fix a Known Hazard. The Fine: $7,000.|by Wendi C. Thomas, MLK50: Justice Through Journalism|December 23, 2020|ProPublica
Millions of people are dying, but mobile phones are a vehicle to make those people more real, to use these spaces to create eulogies, to record and take pictures.The way we express grief for strangers is changing|Tanya Basu|December 3, 2020|MIT Technology Review
When you hear the eulogy from President Barack Obama, it’s like being in class and remembering what you have to do.
In his eulogy for Rosa Parks, Jesse Jackson gave a history lesson to the American people—and to then President George W. Bush.
“I will, at any point in my life, other than giving a eulogy, try to make people laugh,” he said.
This eulogy was given at Arlington National Cemetery two weeks later.A Man to Believe In: Eulogy for Marine Master Sergeant Aaron Torian|Elliot Ackerman|March 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“Any of her teen children with a license were fair game to recruit as well,” her son, Thomas, would say in his eulogy.Remembering Ma Laureys, the Mother of 10 Christie Slandered to Win His First Election|Michael Daly|January 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The eulogy ends before it begins and Thackeray is barely alluded to again, let alone revered.John Sutherland‘s Enjoyable Little History of Literature|Malcolm Forbes|November 29, 2013|DAILY BEAST
As she made herself comfortable in his deepest chair she heard the girlish shallow voice launch out into a eulogy of the scenery.Ancestors|Gertrude Atherton
That greatly excited my rivalry, and I succeeded in finding some reasons for eulogy that she had forgotten.Charles Baudelaire, His Life|Thophile Gautier
I pulled myself hastily into a more popular strain with a gross eulogy of my opponent's good taste.The New Machiavelli|Herbert George Wells
But just eulogy of the dead is the appropriate duty of those who were the associates and friends of the founder of this school.Thoughts on Educational Topics and Institutions|George S. Boutwell
Bradford in written eulogy ascribes to him "ye tender love & godly care of a true pastor."William Bradford of Plymouth|Albert Hale Plumb
British Dictionary definitions for eulogy
noun plural -gies
Word Origin for eulogy
Cultural definitions for eulogy
Words of praise, often for a dead person, but also a staple in introducing speakers, in nominating candidates, and on other such occasions. (Compare elegy.)