Praise synonyms

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(Archaic) A reason for praise; merit.
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To represent as worthy, qualified, or desirable; recommend:
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The definition of a compliment is the act of giving praise.
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Enthusiastic praise; acclamation.
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An expression of praise
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The definition of advocacy is the act of speaking on the behalf of or in support of another person, place, or thing.
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(Countable) An instance of excessive praise.
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Appreciation is defined as feelings of thankfulness.
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A book or writing, or an assemblage of these, about the lives of saints
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The time appointed for this service.
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The act of praising
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A reason or occasion for condemning.
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Plural form of cry Shouts or screams.
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Praise; commendation:
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To praise; to make high.
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An increase in amount, power, etc.
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Formal acknowledgment by a vassal of allegiance to his lord under feudal law.
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The act of praising
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Plaudit is defined as approval.
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The definition of hallelujah is an expression of praise or thanks or rejoicing (especially in a religious context), or a hymn or piece of church music containing this word of praise.
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Excessive flattery or admiration.
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(Intransitive) To engage in joyful activity in appreciation of an event.
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Plural form of cheer
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(Intransitive) To honor with a wreath of laurel, as formerly was done in bestowing a degree at English universities.
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Loud applause or strong approval
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To give approval to; support; sanction
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A gift, payment, declaration, or other acknowledgment of gratitude, respect, or admiration:
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A song of joyful praise or exultation.
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To praise highly; compose a eulogy about; extol
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To regard with wonder, delight, and pleased approval
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To honor (a deity) in religious worship
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An expression of praise
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An expression of good wishes.
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Strong aversion; intense dislike; hateful regard; an affection of the mind awakened by something regarded as unpleasant, harmful or evil.
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To be favorable toward; think or declare to be good, satisfactory, etc.
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Of or relating to an encomiast.
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(Historical) To confer a knighthood on.
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A flattering or ingratiating act or remark, etc. meant to persuade
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The act of praising
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Esteem is defined as the perceived worth that someone or something is afforded.
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The definition of approval is accepting something or permitting something.
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An expression of warm approval; praise.
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The definition of adoration is strong admiration or devotion.
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Approbation; approval:
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The ceremonies, prayers, or other religious forms by which this love is expressed:
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To honor (a deity) in religious worship
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To honor (a deity) in religious worship
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Warm, glowing praise.
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A lauding or being lauded
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To honor (a deity) in religious worship
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The fawning behavior of a sycophant; servile flattery.
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Regard is defined as consideration or attention for something or someone.
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Plural form of bravo Paid desperadoes or assassins. Wanton mercenaries.
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(Intransitive) To increase or become great.
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To commend
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To rejoice triumphantly; exult:
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To treat with great respect and deference.
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congratulations; adoration
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To increase or have the power to increase the size or volume of an image or a sound.
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An expression of praise
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To blow, drive, give forth, etc. in or with a puff or puffs
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To honor (a deity) in religious worship
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To admire intensely or excessively
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(Obs.) To greet; hail
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To honor (a deity) in religious worship
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To exalt and honor (God), as in worship
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To do or give something in honor of
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To eulogize.
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To act in thanks, honor, or tribute; to thank or extend gratitude; to praise.
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A critical, esp. unfavorable, comment (on or upon something)
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Denunciation is defined as the act of condemning or accusing in public, or giving formal notice of the end of an agreement.
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An act or expression of condemnation or disapproval, especially on moral grounds.
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An untrue statement that harms the reputation of someone else’s business or product.
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Disapproval; censure.
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Stricture is a restriction or sharp criticism.
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congratulations; adoration
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congratulations; adoration
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congratulations; adoration
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Responsibility for something meriting censure.
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High or hyperbolic praise; laudation
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The portrayal of something as being ideal; idealization.
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(Intransitive) To praise, or express approval for something or someone.
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To honor; to hold in high esteem.
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To greet; give salutation to; salute.
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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.
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A gesture or movement of the body, such as a curtsy, that expresses deference or homage.
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To love greatly or honor highly; idolize
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To try to please, or ingratiate oneself with, by praise and attention
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The act of criticising; a critical judgment passed or expressed; a critical observation or detailed examination and review; a critique; animadversion; censure.
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A condemning as wrong; strong disapproval
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To speak of in a slighting or disrespectful way.
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The act of praising
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The act of praising
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Advice; counsel
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Plural form of hurrah
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An expression of praise
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A show of public homage or welcome.
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A statement of an amount owed for food and drink, especially one signed to indicate acceptance of the charge.
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To bestow commendation on; to represent favourably; to suggest, endorse or encourage as an appropriate choice.
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To be or become cheerful; feel encouraged
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To ratify; to make valid.
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To move (something) to a higher place or position from a lower one; lift.
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To commend
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To commend
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To strike together with a sharp sound, as one hard surface on another:
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To commend
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To commend
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(Idiomatic) to commend someone's attributes to others
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One who actively assists, defends, pleads, prosecutes, speaks, writes, or otherwise supports the cause of another. A lawyer. To speak, write, or otherwise support a cause by argument.
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To think well of; understand and enjoy; esteem
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To commend
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(Intransitive) To encourage a favored person, team, or result.
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To commend
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(Idiomatic) To strengthen.
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(Law) Open disrespect or willful disobedience of the authority of a court of law or legislative body.
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Sanctioning officially, giving authorization or approval to something.
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Serving to commend.
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The definition of complimentary is something that is free or included in a larger cost.
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Of or expressing eulogy; praising highly; laudatory
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Brilliant or conspicuous success
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The act of ascribing or being ascribed
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In ancient Greece, an impassioned choric hymn in honor of Dionysus
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The lesser doxology, which (in Latin) begins Gloria Patri (glory to the Father)
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A poem or song composed especially as a lament for a deceased person.
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To determine the fair price or market value of something. See also market value and assess.
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To sanction officially; authorize.
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To look on or treat (a person) as a celebrity.
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To announce officially and publicly; declare:
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To regard someone or something with great awe or devotion.
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(Intransitive) to recite a rhapsody
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The definition of vaunt is to brag.
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To prosecute.
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The formal performance of a solemn rite, such as Christian sacrament
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The act of expressing joy or acknowledgment, as for the achievement or good fortune of another.
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The act of exalting or the condition of being exalted.
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The process of enlarging the size of something, as an optical image.
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The act of praising
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Shrill, noisy breathing by a horse, caused by a disorder of the air passages
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(Intransitive) To speak in a plain and candid way.
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To consider or treat with profound awe and respect; venerate:
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To favor or endow (with)
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Alternative spelling of extol.
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An attitude or a feeling of distaste or aversion.
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To disgrace, or bring shame upon someone.
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Synonym Study

  • Eulogize suggests lofty, formal praise in speech or writing, as on a special occasion the minister eulogized the exemplary life of the deceased
  • Extol implies exalting or lofty praise to extol the virtues of a new drug
  • a widely acclaimed novel
  • Acclaim suggests an outward show of strong approval, expressed by or as if by loud applause, cheering, etc. he was acclaimed the victor
  • Laud implies great, sometimes extravagant praise the critics lauded the actor to the skies
  • Praise is the simple, basic word implying an expression of approval, esteem, or commendation to praise a student's work
Find another word for praise. In this page you can discover 168 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for praise, like: praise, cheering, commend, compliment, acclaim, elogium, advocacy, flattery, appreciation, hagiography and laud.