Definition of adulation:
laudation, encomium, cheering, regard, deification, praise, approval, plaudit, hero worship, a pat on the back, admiration, respect, overpraise, slaver, panegyric, sweet talk, approbation, applause, eulogy, credit, recognition, flannel, worship, oil, sycophancy, soft soap, blandishment, blarney, honeyed words, cheers, taffy, incense, brownie points, worshipping, acclamation, butter, idolatry, acclaim.
- "Stonewall Jackson And The American Civil War", G. F. R. Henderson.
- "Whistler Stories", Don C. Seitz.
Napoleon, having left strong garrisons in the maritime cities of Poland and Northern Germany, returned to Paris in August, and was received by the Senate and other public bodies with all the triumph and excess of adulation.- "The History of Napoleon Buonaparte", John Gibson Lockhart.