praised or extolled; spoken highly of: This issue of the lauded literary magazine Seedlings gathers fiction, poetry, and essays by 30 of today’s most innovative writers.
the simple past tense and past participle of laud.
- un·laud·ed, adjective
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How to use lauded in a sentence
The lauded chef built a nonprofit from scratch to meet unprecedented need for nutritious meals in underserved communities, and he’s just getting startedHow Chef Chris Williams Served 200,000 Meals — and Counting — to Houstonians in Need During the Pandemic | Brittanie Shey | March 11, 2021 | Eater
But many spirits experts have long lauded Japanese whiskies as formidable—even the most elegant—drams.Watch Out, Scotland! Japanese Whisky Is on the Rise | Kayleigh Kulp | November 16, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
It had to be an unpleasant shock for the much-lauded Bratton.Bill Bratton Scolds Giggling Audience at American Justice Summit | Lloyd Grove | November 11, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
She was the third-wave feminism firebrand, famous and lauded.From ISIS to Ebola, What Has Made Naomi Wolf So Paranoid? | Michael Moynihan | October 11, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Similarly, television shows that include gay characters are lauded for being so “brave” and for changing culture for the better.Popular Novelist Ken Follett Is a Slightly Unlikely and Certainly Unsung Gay Icon | William O’Connor | October 1, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
The Mayans are lauded for their achievements—their art & architecture, intricate calendar, and developed culture.The Cave Where Mayans Sacrificed Humans Is Open for Visitors | Nina Strochlic | August 14, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
It was generally lauded by Spaniards, whilst it filled all classes of natives with indignation.The Philippine Islands | John Foreman
As you won honor after honor, and Christian and Moslem lauded you, was your gladness greater than mine?God Wills It! | William Stearns Davis
Why did not art, science, philosophy, and literature save the most lauded nations of the ancient world?Beacon Lights of History, Volume II | John Lord
In it the cleverness of Miss Sally Blossom was lauded to the skies.Mary Louise and Josie O'Gorman | Emma Speed Sampson
Among his later poetry there is also one on 'Columbus and Washington,' in which, of course, both are lauded.