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Definitions and Synonyms of laurels | Another word for laurels | What is laurels?

Definition 1: a tangible symbol signifying approval or distinction - [noun denoting communication]

Samples where laurels or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • an award for bravery

Synonyms for laurels in the sense of this definition

(laurels is a kind of ...) an arbitrary sign (written or printed) that has acquired a conventional significance

(... is a kind of laurels ) something given as a token of victory

(... is a kind of laurels ) an annual prize awarded by the French government in a competition of painters and artists and sculptors and musicians and architects; the winner in each category receives support for a period of study in Rome

(... is a kind of laurels ) an annual award by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences for achievements in motion picture production and performance

(... is a kind of laurels ) an annual award for outstanding contributions to chemistry or physics or physiology and medicine or literature or economics or peace

(... is a kind of laurels ) an annual award by the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences for outstanding achievements in television

(... is a kind of laurels ) an award for success in war or hunting

(... is a kind of laurels ) an award for winning a championship or commemorating some other event

(... is a kind of laurels ) an award earned by participation in a school sport

"he won letters in three sports"

(... is a kind of laurels ) an official recognition of merit

"although he didn't win the prize he did get special mention"

(... is a kind of laurels ) an honor awarded to someone in recognition of achievement or superiority

"she graduated with the highest distinction"

(... is a kind of laurels ) an official award (as for bravery or service) usually given as formal public statement

(... is a kind of laurels ) an indication of approved or superior status

(... is a kind of laurels ) the award given to the champion

(... is a kind of laurels ) an award conferred by a college or university signifying that the recipient has satisfactorily completed a course of study

"he earned his degree at Princeton summa cum laude"

(... is a kind of laurels ) (Judaism) the honor of being called up to the reading desk in the synagogue to read from the Torah

"he was called on for an aliyah"

(... is a kind of laurels ) an award given annually for contributions to French literature

Definition 2: the state of being honored - [noun denoting state]

Synonyms for laurels in the sense of this definition

(laurels is a kind of ...) social or financial or professional status or reputation

"of equal standing" "a member in good standing"

(... is a kind of laurels ) a state of high honor

"he valued glory above life itself"

(... is a kind of laurels ) the state or quality of being widely honored and acclaimed

(... is a kind of laurels ) the condition of being honored (esteemed or respected or well regarded)

"it is held in esteem" "a man who has earned high regard"

(... is a kind of laurels ) the state of being held in high esteem and honor

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