laudatory

[law-duh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee]
adjective
containing or expressing praise: overwhelmed by the speaker's laudatory remarks.
Also, laudative.


Origin:
1545–55; < Late Latin laudātōrius, equivalent to laudā(re) to laud + -tōrius -tory1

laudatorily, adverb
overlaudatory, adjective
self-laudatory, adjective
unlaudative, adjective
unlaudatory, adjective

laudable, laudatory.


adulatory, complimentary, commendatory.
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laudatory or laudative (ˈlɔːdətərɪ, -trɪ)
 
adj
expressing or containing praise; eulogistic
 
laudative or laudative
 
adj

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Example sentences
Centennial celebrations of songwriters and performers tend to be laudatory.
While this laudatory initiative has great potential, some might worry about its
  conspicuous absences.
In the next few years, many laudatory stories were written about this company's
  seemingly marvellous approach to risk management.
But this mental tintinnabulation was exacerbated by the roar of unwelcome
  laudatory correspondence.
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