pan·e·gy·ric /ˌpænəˈʤɪrɪk, ˈʤaɪrɪk/
Pan·e·gyr·ic n. An oration or eulogy in praise of some person or achievement; a formal or elaborate encomium; a laudatory discourse; laudation. See Synonym of Eulogy.
Pan·e·gyr·ic Pan·e·gyr·ic·al a. Containing praise or eulogy; encomiastic; laudatory. “Panegyric strains.” --Pope. -- Pan*e*gyr*ic*al*ly, adv.
Some of his odes are panegyrical. --Dryden.
adj : formally expressing praise [syn: encomiastic, eulogistic,
n : a formal expression of praise [syn: encomium, eulogy, paean,