[pan-i-jir-ist, -jahy-rist, pan-i-jir-ist, -jahy-rist]
- a person who panegyrizes; eulogist.
Origin of panegyrist
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Examples from the Web for panegyrist
It seems that Turner was more catholic in his tastes than his panegyrist.Art in England
Once more I was on the point of rising and falling on my panegyrist; but I overcame my rage.Mauprat
Our business is not to play the panegyrist but the historian.
But the Frenchman peeps out under the panegyrist, after all.
In a word, I mean not to be his panegyrist but his historian.The Works of Alexander Pope, Volume 1