- to praise excessively.
Origin of belaud
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Examples from the Web for belaud
I cannot understand those folk who sniff at the English music-hall and belaud the Parisian shows.Nights in London
As may be imagined, I defended peace in the one, and did my best to belaud his Excellency in the other.The Memoirs of Count Carlo Gozzi; Volume the first
Count Carlo Gozzi
Yet writers abuse the fierce and vicious eagle, while they belaud the gentle and good robin.Jungle Folk