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Sample sentences for the GRE study word adulation

adulation can be used as a noun

1.How all times mischoose the objects of their adulation and reward. - from Leaves of Grass by Walt Whitman
2.The personal adulation of friends and of the multitude is the breath of life to him. - from How to Analyze People on Sight by Elsie Lincoln Benedict and Ralph Paine Benedict
3.The adulation of Byron lasted only a few years in England. - from English Literature by William J. Long
4.He who is the real tyrant, whatever men may think, is the real slave, and is obliged to practise the greatest adulation and servility, and to be the flatterer of the vilest of mankind. - from The Republic by Plato
5.One was the excesses of the Revolution itself, and especially the execution of Louis XVI the other was the rise of Napoleon, and the slavish adulation accorded by France to this most vulgar and dangerous of tyrants. - from English Literature by William J. Long
6.For Russian historians, strange and terrible to say, Napoleon--that most insignificant tool of history who never anywhere, even in exile, showed human dignity--Napoleon is the object of adulation and enthusiasm he is grand. - from War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy

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