What does laurels mean?

Definitions for laurels
lau·rels

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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How to pronounce laurels?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say laurels in sign language?

  1. laurels

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

Examples of laurels in a Sentence

  1. Michael Hardaway:

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

  2. Dr. Jose P. Rizal:

    Crowns of flowers and laurels are the inventions of free people.

  3. Douglas MacArthur:

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

  4. Franklin P. Jones:

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

  5. 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.

Images & Illustrations of laurels

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