Definition of proneur in English:

proneur

noun

rare
  • A person who praises another; a flatterer, an extoller, a eulogist.

Origin

Early 19th century; earliest use found in Maria Edgeworth (1768–1849), novelist and educationist. From French prôneur priest who delivers a homily, flatterer from prôner + -eur.

Pronunciation

proneur

/prəʊˈnəː/