the act of expressing approval or admiration; commendation; laudation.
the offering of grateful homage in words or song, as an act of worship:
a hymn of praise to God.
the state of being approved or admired:
The king lived in praise for many years.
Archaic. a ground for praise, or a merit.
verb (used with object), praised, praising.
to express approval or admiration of; commend; extol.
to offer grateful homage to (God or a deity), as in words or song.
sing someone’s praises, to praise someone publicly and enthusiastically:
He is always singing his wife’s praises.
the act of expressing commendation, admiration, etc
the extolling of a deity or the rendering of homage and gratitude to a deity
the condition of being commended, admired, etc
(archaic) the reason for praise
sing someone’s praises, to commend someone highly
to express commendation, admiration, etc, for
to proclaim or describe the glorious attributes of (a deity) with homage and thanksgiving
verb (used with object) 1. to reprove or find fault with; rebuke; censure; blame. verb 1. (transitive) to find fault with; criticize
[rep-ri-hen-suh-buh l] /ˌrɛp rɪˈhɛn sə bəl/ adjective 1. deserving of reproof, rebuke, or censure; blameworthy. reprehensible /ˌrɛprɪˈhɛnsəbəl/ adjective 1. open to criticism or rebuke; blameworthy
[rep-ri-hen-shuh n] /ˌrɛp rɪˈhɛn ʃən/ noun 1. the act of reprehending; reproof; censure. reprehension /ˌrɛprɪˈhɛnʃən/ noun 1. the act or an instance of reprehending; reproof or rebuke
verb (used with object), prepared, preparing. 1. to put in proper condition or readiness: to prepare a patient for surgery. 2. to get (a meal) ready for eating, as by proper assembling, cooking, etc. 3. to manufacture, compound, or compose: to prepare a cough syrup. 4. Music. to lead up to (a discord, an embellishment, […]