GRE Word List

EULOGY

expression of praise, often on the occasion of someone's death; V. eulogize

The meaning of the word eulogy is expression of praise, often on the occasion of someone's death; V. eulogize.

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debutdebut; first public appearance; formal presentation of a young woman to society
humussubstance or rich soil formed by decaying vegetable matter; CF. soil
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slackenslow up; loosen; make or become slack
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collagework of art put together from fragments
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