What does laurels mean?

Definitions for laurels

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word laurels.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. award, accolade, honor, honour, laurels(noun)

    a tangible symbol signifying approval or distinction

    "an award for bravery"

  2. honor, honour, laurels(noun)

    the state of being honored

GCIDE

  1. laurels(n. pl.)

    An honor or honors conferred for some notable achievement.

Wiktionary

  1. laurels(Noun)

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

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of laurels in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of laurels in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Michael Hardaway:

    Only the weak rest on their laurels and dote on past triumphs.

  2. Douglas MacArthur:

    Whether in chains or in laurels, liberty knows nothing but victories.

  3. Franklin P. Jones:

    The quickest and shortest way to crush whatever laurels you have won is for you to rest on them.

  4. Ludwig Wittgenstein:

    Resting on your laurels is as dangerous as resting when you are walking in the snow. You doze off and die in your sleep.

  5. Salim Furth:

    The administration should be careful because if you live by temporary numbers, you ’ll die by temporary numbers, president Trump and Republicans should n’t rest on their laurels before they get things done.

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