verb (used with object), ex·tolled, ex·tol·ling.
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Meanwhile, he extols the romantic virtues of The Dirty Dozen.The 20th Anniversary of Nora Ephron’s ‘Sleepless in Seattle’: Best Moments|Marlow Stern|June 26, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Guarienti extols him as the first architectural and ornamental painter of his time.The History of Painting in Italy, Vol. V (of 6)|Luigi Antonio Lanzi
The Marchese Venuti extols this master above all others of his time for his accurate design, and his Caracciesque colouring.The History of Painting in Italy, Vol. 2 (of 6)|Luigi Antonio Lanzi
President Dwight, who knew him well, extols his character and abilities warmly and highly.Nooks and Corners of the New England Coast|Samuel Adams Drake
A devil attired as a priest, teaching a school of little aristocrats, extols the massacre of St. Bartholomew.Caricature and Other Comic Art|James Parton.
Needless to add, the patient recovered, and to this day extols the wonderful skill and power of his physician.The Indians of the Painted Desert Region|George Wharton James