extolment


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the honoring of a deity, as in worship

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Whether it's the resurrection of yesterday's action heroes like Indiana Jones, John Rambo, and John McClane, 300's (2006) exploitation of Orientalist fears and extolment of white supremacist values, Spiderman's (2002) fantastic reimagining of the American Dream, or pseudo-liberal films like Charlie Wilson's War (2007) and War, Inc.
It showcased young aspiring musicians in a variety of instruments and categories, and their artistic expression and musical interpretations, bringing them much needed extolment.
During these retrospections, there is applause and eulogy for great achievements; there are comments on history and particular people; there are also extolments of the impregnable nationalist spirit, and longing for a more prosperous future.
Weld's passionate extolments of Charles Stuart's religious character were not so different from the way he expressed his love of Grimke to Grimke.