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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [ak-uh-leyd, -lahd; ak-uh-leyd, -lahd]
    • /ˈæk əˌleɪd, -ˌlɑd; ˌæk əˈleɪd, -ˈlɑd/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [ak-uh-leyd, -lahd; ak-uh-leyd, -lahd]
    • /ˈæk əˌleɪd, -ˌlɑd; ˌæk əˈleɪd, -ˈlɑd/

Definitions of accoladed word

  • noun accoladed any award, honor, or laudatory notice: The play received accolades from the press. 1
  • noun accoladed a light touch on the shoulder with the flat side of the sword or formerly by an embrace, done in the ceremony of conferring knighthood. 1
  • noun accoladed the ceremony itself. 1
  • noun accoladed Music. a brace joining several staves. 1
  • noun accoladed Architecture. an archivolt or hood molding having more or less the form of an ogee arch. a decoration having more or less the form of an ogee arch, cut into a lintel or flat arch. 1
  • verb accoladed simple past tense and past participle of accolade. 0

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Origin of accoladed

First appearance:

before 1615
One of the 41% oldest English words
1615-25; < French, derivative of a(c)colée embrace (with -ade -ade1), noun use of feminine past participle of a(c)coler, Old French verbal derivative of col neck (see collar) with a- a-5

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accoladed popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 75% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
According to our data most of word are more popular. This word is almost not used. It has a much more popular synonym.

accoladed usage trend in Literature

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