laureled laureled

Definition(s):

  • (adj) crowned with or as if with laurel symbolizing victory

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. One is laureled, one lambastedTalk about turning the other cheek.
  2. Paul Newman, the well-known American novelist, is also about to be laureled, but he really deserves an Ignoble Prize.
  3. They usually skip the obvious, heavily laureled choices and reward men or groups who have done jobs that the public doesn't know much about.

News

  • Oscars 2014: Why American Hustle Will Win for Best Original Screenplay

    NOMINEES Woody Allen, Blue Jasmine Craig Borten and Melisa Wallack, Dallas Buyers Club Spike Jonze, her Bob Nelson, Nebraska Eric Warren Singer and David O. Russell, American Hustle Allen is the laureled veteran; Blue Jasmine marks his 16th nomination for original screenplay, including three wins (for Annie Hall, Hannah and Her Sisters and Midnight in Paris) spread across five decades. At past ...
    on February 27, 2014     Source: Time Magazine

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