verb (used with object), praised, prais·ing.
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Example sentences from the Web for praise
Here was a time I thought maybe would be different, I’d get praise.How to Succeed by Being Authentic (Hint: Carefully) (Ep. 438)|Stephen J. Dubner|November 5, 2020|Freakonomics
The Fed’s stance is winning widespread praise from Wall Street and corporate America.The biggest economic threat facing the next administration: A weak dollar|Shawn Tully|October 11, 2020|Fortune
Companies that stepped up and challenged their own status quo won praise and loyalty.Indra Nooyi: Why I’m optimistic about business’s role in solving climate change|jakemeth|October 9, 2020|Fortune
Part mystery, part political thriller, part classic space opera, The Expanse has earned almost nothing but praise from critics and its devoted fans alike, not just for its gripping storytelling, but also its excellent use of accurate physics.The future of the Belt has begun in first trailer for The Expanse S5|Jennifer Ouellette|October 9, 2020|Ars Technica
A shining example of such pushback was Rihanna’s second annual fashion show, which has been critiqued, but not for its praise of aged norms.The Inclusivity Of Savage X Fenty’s Fashion Show Was A Game Changer|Nandi Howard|October 7, 2020|Essence.com
Half of our music and all of our dancing is just about worshipping, praising, staring at and waxing poetic about the human ass.Kim Kardashian Bares Her Shiny, Bounteous Butt, Breaks the Internet|Marlow Stern|November 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He implored me to do so with the zeal of someone who had just found God, emphatically praising the article.
Political ads demonizing some politicians and praising others play on as an older man sips his Colt 45.
Knocking—or praising—schools for their share of Pell Grant recipients really is rearranging the deck chairs here.
“I saw many signs of hope,” he said, praising health care workers working around the clock to contain the disease.
He answered my prayer; and I was so happy that I walked the floor for a long time, clapping my hands and praising God.The value of a praying mother|Isabel C. Byrum
Lawrence received a congratulatory message from General Schofield, highly praising him.The Courier of the Ozarks|Byron A. Dunn
With eagerness sought Thorir to urge him on to make this journey, praising him and his prowess most exceedingly.
The bishops praising the editors, and the editors praising the professors, and the professors praising the bishops!Love's Pilgrimage|Upton Sinclair
"She was praising me for punctuality; and then she said that you were punctual too," she explained cheerfully.
British Dictionary definitions for praise
Derived forms of praisepraiser, noun
Word Origin for praise
Idioms and Phrases with praise
In addition to the idiom beginning with praise
- praise to the skies
- damn with faint praise
- sing someone's praises