Definition of laureates. Meaning of laureates. Synonyms of laureates

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Definition of laureates

Laureate Lau"re*ate, n. One crowned with laurel; a poet laureate. ``A learned laureate.' --Cleveland.
Laureate Lau"re*ate, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Laureated; p. pr. & vb. n. Laureating.] To honor with a wreath of laurel, as formerly was done in bestowing a degree at the English universities.

Meaning of laureate from wikipedia

- an award. for the education company, see laureate international universities. in english, the word laureate has come to signify eminence or ****ociation
- for poets laureate of individual states, see list of u.s. states' poets laureate. the poet laureate consultant in poetry to the library of congress—commonly
- a poet laureate (plural: poets laureate) is a poet officially appointed by a government or conferring institution, who is often expected to compose poems
- post of poet laureate to which a prominent poet residing in the respective state is appointed. the responsibilities of the state poets laureate are similar
- laureate is a public art work by american artist seymour lipton, located on the riverwalk in downtown milwaukee, wisconsin. the abstract artwork was commissioned
- the poet laureate of texas is the poet laureate for the u.s. state of texas. 1932-1934 - judd mortimer lewis 1934-1936 - aline t. michaelis 1936-1939
- the position of poet laureate of virginia was established december 18, 1936 by the general ****embly. originally the poet laureate of virginia was appointed
- the north carolina poet laureate is the poet laureate for the us state of north carolina. at first a life appointment, the term of office is now two years