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synonyms for extolled

  • acclaim
  • applaud
  • celebrate
  • commend
  • eulogize
  • exalt
  • glorify
  • laud
  • praise
  • bless
  • boost
  • hymn
  • magnify
  • push
  • rave
  • root
  • stroke
  • brag about
  • cry up
  • give a boost to
  • givea bouquet
  • hand it to
  • hats off to
  • hear it for
  • make much of
  • panegyrize
  • pay tribute to
  • puff up
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antonyms for extolled

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  • blame
  • castigate
  • censure
  • condemn
  • criticize
  • debase
  • denounce
  • disapprove
  • humiliate
  • decrease
  • discourage
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How to use extolled in a sentence

It is hard to extol the virtues of the person who, when faced with a looming societal problem, figures out which of the many processes and regulatory frameworks available to him or her is the appropriate place to start.
NIH DIRECTOR FRANCIS COLLINS IS FIGHTING THIS CORONAVIRUS WHILE PREPARING FOR THE NEXT ONEBELINDA LUSCOMBEFEBRUARY 4, 2021TIME
He contended that Congress should intervene in Pennsylvania’s affairs, even though such meddling undermines the federalism principles that conservatives normally extol — and which has almost no basis in law.
SEN. HAWLEY HAS BEEN CONDEMNED. HIS BAD LEGAL ARGUMENTS SHOULD BE STAMPED OUT, TOO.DANIEL EPPS, ALAN TRAMMELLJANUARY 20, 2021WASHINGTON POST
She also extols the virtue of the simple squishy ball, or a piece of putty that provides resistance when squeezed.
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Behold my servant shall understand, he shall be exalted, and extolled, and shall be exceeding high.
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Art alone, extolled and discussed, stood out boldly from among it all, and I took refuge in it.
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She commended his valour, and extolled him above all the heroes in the world.
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The favourite preacher will be unmercifully extolled, and the unpopular one as cruelly degraded.
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They could not even write letters of common salutation; and what little knowledge they had was extolled and exaggerated.
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Poets sang her praises and extolled her beauty; statesmen craved her influence.
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WORDS RELATED TO EXTOLLED

  • cheered
  • extolled
  • hailed
  • lauded
  • renowned
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