benedictory benedictory

Definition(s):

  • (adj) expressing benediction

Usage(s):

  • Bob Dylan has paid a benedictory visit to her act in Manhattan.

News

  • Watch Bruce Springsteen cover Suicide in 'Dream Baby Dream' video

    To formally close out their 2012-13 Wrecking Ball tour, Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band have recorded a benedictory new studio version of “Dream Baby Dream,” the 1979 single from the New York punk-electronic duo Suicide, and posted an accompanying video using clips shot on the road.
    on October 15, 2013     Source: Los Angeles Times

Quotes

  • Conductor Bruno Walter, who premiered the work in Munich in November 1911, said, "I was profoundly moved by that uniquely passionate, bitter, yet resigned, and benedictory sound of farewell and departure, that last confession of one upon whom rested...
    on Nov 13, 2007 By: Bruno Walter Source: NPR

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