Definition of panegyric:
salutation, encomiastic, accolade, brownie points, regard, credit, cheers, celebration, flattery, recognition, homage, tribute, acclaim, eulogy, approval, plaudit, praise, citation, encomiastic, approbation, flattering, adulation, cheering, acclamation, eulogium, sycophancy, applause, eulogistic, paean, commendation, complimentary, admiration, laudation, dithyramb, panegyrical, acclamatory, compliment, a pat on the back, respect, encomium, pean, kudos, hymn.
But perhaps the strongest and most decisive argument of all in this much- vexed controversy is to be found in the panegyric of James the Fourth contained in the " Ship of Fools," an eulogy so highly pitched and extravagant that no Englishman of that time would ever have dreamed of it or dared to pen it.- "The Ship of Fools, Volume 1", Sebastian Brandt.
A few days later, young Mr. Lee, writing by the Golden Lucy to an agreeable rake of his acquaintance, burst into a five- page panegyric upon the Arpasia, the Belvidera, the Monimia, who had so marvelously dawned upon the colonial horizon.- "Audrey", Mary Johnston.
- "The Bible in Spain", George Borrow.