To try to please, or ingratiate oneself with, by praise and attention
Praise is defined as to give someone approval, or to thank God.
The definition of admire means to regard someone or something with amazement, delight and approval.
To present something to (a person) as an act of politeness or respect
Serving to commend; expressing praise or approval
To love greatly or honor highly; idolize
To do or give something in honor of
A Chinese dynasty (960–1279). Its rule was marked by economic prosperity, technological innovation, and a flourishing of art and culture.
To extol or praise:
Deserving commendation; praiseworthy.
Expressing or conferring praise:
A deified embodiment
Encomium is defined as formal praise or tribute.
A laudatory speech or written tribute, especially one praising someone who has died.
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
A lauding or being lauded
To announce with much applause or praise; hail
To express approval of (someone or something) especially by such clapping.
(Now Rare) To approve or sanction
To fill with joy, pride, etc.; elate
To exalt and honor (God), as in worship
To express or praise in a hymn
praise, glorify, or honor
To find fault with:
To scold sharply; to excoriate the perpetrators of.
To have the power of increasing the apparent size of an object, as a microscope or telescope does
To honor (a deity) in religious worship
To state emphatically or authoritatively; affirm:
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