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synonyms for paean

  • hymn
  • acclamation
  • anthem
  • ode
  • pean
  • praise
  • psalm
  • song
  • laud
  • laudation
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How to use paean in a sentence

From the outset, we didn’t want this issue to be a paean to doomerism.
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Todd Haynes’ bittersweet love story, impeccably adapted by Phyllis Nagy from Patricia Highsmith’s 1952 novel The Price of Salt, is a rich, glorious paean to New York in the 1950s.
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It becomes a paean to writing like you’re running out of time and living like there’s no day but today.
THE INTERTWINED LEGACIES OF JONATHAN LARSON AND LIN-MANUEL MIRANDACONSTANCE GRADYNOVEMBER 19, 2021VOX
His paean to the “unimaginable power” of the prosecutor feels incomplete without any acknowledgment of how this mission can go awry or how that power is experienced by those on the receiving end.
AN INDICTMENT OF WILLIAM BARR’S TENURE AS ATTORNEY GENERALQUINTA JURECICJULY 9, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Its history, as composed by its own citizens, is one long paean of praise.
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The news spread like wildfire, and a great paean of triumph went up from a thousand throats.
THE SIEGE OF KIMBERLEYT. PHELAN
Shall I not follow many an illustrious example and sing my modest paean in her praise?
IN THE DAYS OF MY YOUTHAMELIA ANN BLANDFORD EDWARDS
If Father Roland had known, he would have uttered a paean of joy.
THE COURAGE OF MARGE O'DOONEJAMES OLIVER CURWOOD
Senator Whitten then launched into a paean of praise for the ancient art of preparing food.
THE MODEL OF A JUDGEWILLIAM MORRISON
Not for seasons of football on Alton Field had there been such a wild paean of delight as arose to the blue October sky just then!
LEFT HALF HARMONRALPH HENRY BARBOUR
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO PAEAN

  • canticle
  • chant
  • chorus
  • hymn
  • melody
  • paean
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