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paean

pae·an

paean

 
 
pronunciation:
pi n
features:
Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition: a song or hymn sung as an expression of praise.
The triumphant soldiers were greeted with paeans as they marched into the city.
synonyms:
anthem, praise
similar words:
acclamation, accolade, encomium, eulogy, exaltation, hallelujah, hosanna, hymn, laud, ode, panegyric
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