Definition of adulation in English:

adulation

Line breaks: adu|la¦tion
Pronunciation: /adjʊˈleɪʃ(ə)n
 
/

noun

[mass noun]
Excessive admiration or praise: he found it difficult to cope with the adulation of the fans
More example sentences
  • I get a lot of appreciation and adulation for the kind of music I create.
  • Years of unimaginable success, glory and adulation were to follow.
  • There will be no trophy or congratulation, no hyperventilation or applause or adulation.
Synonyms

Origin

late Middle English: from Latin adulatio(n)-, from adulari 'fawn on'.

Definition of adulation in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day keek
Pronunciation: kēk
verb
peep surreptitiously