Definition of Laureate. Meaning of Laureate. Synonyms of Laureate

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Definition of Laureate

Laureate
Laureate Lau"re*ate, n. One crowned with laurel; a poet laureate. ``A learned laureate.' --Cleveland.
Laureate
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

- In English, the word laureate has come to signify eminence or ****ociation with literary awards or military glory. It is also used for winners of the Nobel...
- Sweden, for contributions to the field of economics. Each recipient, or "laureate", receives a gold medal, a diploma, and a sum of money, which is decided...
- A poet laureate (plural: poets laureate) is a poet officially appointed by a government or conferring institution, who is often expected to compose poems...
- The Poet Laureate Consultant in Poetry to the Library of Congress—commonly referred to as the United States Poet Laureate—serves as the official poet of...
- Laureate International Universities are the for-profit universities and colleges owned and operated by Laureate Education, of Baltimore, Maryland, in...
- Children's Laureate is a position awarded in the United Kingdom once every two years to a "writer or illustrator of children's books to celebrate outstanding...
- The British Poet Laureate is an honorary position appointed by the monarch of the United Kingdom on the advice of the Prime Minister. The role does not...
- 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...
- The position of Poet Laureate of Virginia was established December 18, 1936 by the General ****embly. Originally the Poet Laureate of Virginia was appointed...
- This is a list of Nobel Prize laureates by country. Listings for Economics refer to the related Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences. The Nobel Prizes...