Definition of 'eulogy'
Example sentences containing 'eulogy'
These examples have been automatically selected and may contain sensitive content. Read more…
Yet the interview now reads like the funeral eulogy that he could not entrust to anyone else. Times, Sunday Times (2010)His business partner in cattle raising gave a eulogy at the funeral. Times, Sunday Times (2014)He seems moved by her eulogy. The Sun (2010)More than half will give a eulogy about their lost pal's character. The Sun (2006)The first is to deliver a eulogy for Douglas. The Times Literary Supplement (2013)But as the day arrives, he has a change of heart and delivers a moving eulogy. The Sun (2012)But none of them drew a more heartfelt eulogy than somebody whose restricted participation in the campaign barely qualified him for a championship medal. Times, Sunday Times (2009)It was not their fault that the eulogy was given by a crass, vain, sloppy buffoon. Times, Sunday Times (2015)I would give the eulogy. Times, Sunday Times (2009)I received an e-mail from a young man who had just been asked to perform the eulogy at the funeral of his wife's aunt. Christianity Today (2000)
Trends of 'eulogy'
Used Occasionally. eulogy is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
View usage for:
Definition of eulogy from the Collins English Dictionary
New collocations added to dictionary
Collocations are words that are often used together and are brilliant at providing natural sounding language for your speech and writing.
Unlock language with the Paul Noble method
No books. No rote memorization. No chance of failure. Your chance to have a one-to-one lesson with best-selling language expert Paul Noble, try a FREE audio sample of his brand new Mandarin Chinese course.
Collins Dictionaries for Schools
Our new online dictionaries for schools provide a safe and appropriate environment for children. And best of all it's ad free, so sign up now and start using at home or in the classroom.
We have almost 200 lists of words from topics as varied as types of butterflies, jackets, currencies, vegetables and knots! Amaze your friends with your new-found knowledge!
13th edition of the Collins Dictionary out now!
Updated with all the very latest new words and senses, this new 13th edition is an unparalleled resource for word lovers, word gamers, and word geeks everywhere. #homeoflivingenglish
Join the Collins community
All the latest wordy news, linguistic insights, offers and competitions every month.