Deliver the eulogy

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Definition

to deliver a eulogy: to praise in a speech (especially at a funeral)
verb
I will be delivering the eulogy at my grandfather's funeral. I'm going to tell everyone what a great person he was.

Other meanings of to deliver:

to deliver the goods to bring the products
to deliver a baby to (help) give birth to a baby
to deliver someone from evil to save someone from evil
to deliver a speech to make a speech

a eulogy a speech, piece of writing, poem, etc. praising a recently deceased person

Examples

  • "I am not sure whether or not you have heard, but I have recently been asked to return to Ireland for a few days to deliver the eulogy at my grandfather's wake."

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