HyperDic: extol

English > 1 sense of the word extol:
VERBcommunicationextol, laud, exalt, glorify, proclaimpraise, glorify, or honor
extol > pronunciation
Soundsihkstow'l
Rhymesamphibole ... whole: 76 rhymes with owl...
English > extol: 1 sense > verb 1, communication
Meaningpraise, glorify, or honor.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody
ModelSam and Sue extol the movie
Example"extol the virtues of one's children"
Synonymslaud, exalt, glorify, proclaim
Narrowercanonize, canonisetreat as a sacred person
crack uprhapsodize about
enskyexalt to the skies
hymnpraise by singing a hymn
BroaderpraiseExpress approval of
Spanishalabar, elogiar, enaltecer, exaltar, glorificar, loar, magnificar
Catalanalabar, elogiar, enaltir, exalçar, exaltar, lloar, pregonar, proclamar
Nounsextollersomeone who communicates high praise
extolmentan expression of approval and commendation

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