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Eulogize \Eu"lo*gize\v. t. [imp. & p. p. Eulogized. (?); p. pr. & vb. n. Eulogizing.] To speak or write in commendation of (another); to extol in speech or writing; to praise.


vb. (en-past of: eulogize)

Usage examples of "eulogized".

And while the abilities of the nine-hundredth abridger of the History of England, or of the man who collects and publishes in a volume some dozen lines of Milton, Pope, and Prior, with a paper from the Spectator, and a chapter from Sterne, are eulogized by a thousand pens -- there seems almost a general wish of decrying the capacity and undervaluing the labour of the novelist, and of slighting the performances which have only genius, wit, and taste to recommend them.

Power over nature came into consciousness as a scarce resource [which conflicts sharply with the eulogized accounts of this stage].

First stop on the Way Back was the medieval age, which was eulogized by many Romantics (then and now) as an "organically seamless society"

The primitives had it right, and everything else has been downhill, at which point, in all such accounts, the laws of evolution so eulogized up to that point are simply suspended and replaced with the author's favored ideology about how the world should have unfolded.