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Word of the Day - homage


homage – h oh m ih jh


How to Pronounce - Homage
How to Pronounce - Homage

A special honour shown publicly.

The soldiers paid homage to their commander.



Definition noun

respect or reverence paid or rendered

the formal public acknowledgment by which a feudal tenant or vassal declared himself to be the man or vassal of his lord, owing him fealty and service.

the relation thus established of a vassal to his lord.

something done or given in acknowledgment or consideration of the worth of another:


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Synonyms for homage

deference, obeisance; honor, tribute,fidelity, loyalty, devotion


Dictionary Entries near homage

Holy Willie, Holy Writ, Holy Year, hom-, homa, homage, homager, homalographic, Homans' sign, homatropine, homaxial


First known usage

First recorded in 1250–1300; Middle English (h)omage, from Old French, equivalent to (h)ome “man”


Word of the Day - homage
Word of the Day - homage

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