The definition of laudatory is expressions, speech or actions giving praise.
A speech in which you talk on and on about someones greatness is an example of laudatory.
expressing praise; eulogistic; commendatory
Origin of laudatoryLate Latin laudatorius from Classical Latin laudare: see laud
Expressing or conferring praise: a laudatory review of the new play.
(comparative more laudatory, superlative most laudatory)
- Of or pertaining to praise, or the expression of praise.
- laudatory verses
From Latin laudatorius: compare Old French laudatoire.