laurels

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Honors. From the Ancient Greek practice of crowning victors with a branch from the laurel bush, sacred to Apollo
plural form of laurel

Two mountain laurels were in bloom.

(antiquity) wreath of laurel foliage worn on the head as an emblem of victory
a tangible symbol signifying approval or distinction; "an award for bravery"
the state of being honored
plural of laurel
{i} honor, fame, distinction
American laurels
plural form of American laurel
California laurels
plural form of California laurel
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A 16-17 year old participant in the Young Women organization of the LDS Church
Laurel
A female given name from the plant laurel

It's the state flower of West Virginia, Laurel told her, smiling. Where my mother came from..

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honor; distinction; fame; -- especially in the plural; as, to win laurels, to crown with laurels
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An evergreen shrub, of the genus Laurus, having aromatic leaves of a lanceolate shape, with clusters of small, yellowish white flowers in their axils
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A crown of laurel
rest on one's laurels
To rely on a past success instead of trying to improve oneself further
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{n} the name of an evergreen tree
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{f} adorn with laurels; honor publicly, praise
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gain one's laurels
earn respect or honor for oneself
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A Companion of the Order of the Laurel, which is the Society level polling order for skill in the arts and sciences
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any of various aromatic trees of the laurel family
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An English gold coin made in 1619, and so called because the kings head on it was crowned with laurel
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An evergreen shrub, of the genus Laurus L
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A person recognized by the King, Queen, and other Society Laurels as having excelled in one of the arts or sciences, and who also has great virtue This is a Society-level award
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A laurel or a laurel tree is a small evergreen tree with shiny leaves. The leaves are sometimes used to make decorations such as wreaths
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United States slapstick comedian (born in England) who played the scatterbrained and often tearful member of the Laurel and Hardy duo who made many films (1890-1965)
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An evergreen shrub, of the genus Laurus (L. nobilis), having aromatic leaves of a lanceolate shape, with clusters of small, yellowish white flowers in their axils; -- called also sweet bay. The fruit is a purple berry. It is found about the Mediterranean, and was early used by the ancient Greeks to crown the victor in the games of Apollo. At a later period, academic honors were indicated by a crown of laurel, with the fruit. The leaves and tree yield an aromatic oil, used to flavor the bay water of commerce
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nobilis, having aromatic leaves of a lanceolate shape, with clusters of small, yellowish white flowers in their axils; called also sweet bay
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A person recognized as one who excelled to a mastery level in an art or science and who possesses great virtue
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{i} bay tree, small evergreen tree with glossy green leaves; wreath of bay leaves used as a symbol of victory or distinction
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disapproval If someone is resting on their laurels, they appear to be satisfied with the things they have achieved and have stopped putting effort into what they are doing. The government can't rest on its laurels and must press ahead with major policy changes. laurel family mountain laurel sheep laurel Laurel Stan and Hardy Oliver Laurel and Hardy
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Tree on which bay leaves are grown; used as a seasoning in many dishes, the leaves should always be removed before serving
laurel
An English gold coin made in 1619, and so called because the king's head on it was crowned with laurel
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A crown of laurel; hence, honor; distinction; fame; especially in the plural; as, to win laurels
laurel
A crown of laurel; hence, honor; distinction; fame; -- especially in the plural; as, to win laurels
rest on one's laurels
sit idly, do nothing
rested on his laurels
took time to enjoy all he had accomplished
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