suggests superlative or elaborate praise expressed in poetic or lofty language Cicero's panegyric upon Cato
generally applies to a formal speech or writing in exalting praise, especially of a person who has just died
suggests an enthusiastic, sometimes high-flown expression of praise encomiums lavished on party leaders at a convention
, the broadest in scope of these words, is used of praise manifested by any act, situation, etc. as well as that expressed in speech or writing their success was a tribute to your leadership
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In some places he pays an annual tribute in grapes, corn and other produce.
A metropolis demanded tribute and military support from its subject cities but left their local cults and customs unaffected.
This latter idea was the more likely to arise, as the gift theory of sacrifice is closely associated with that of the god as the ruler or king to whom man brings a tribute, just as he had to appear before his earthly king bearing gifts in his hands.
The estimated gross revenue is £27,189; the tribute, £1460.
3 These dates are suggested by the decrease of tribute which the inscriptions prove for this year.