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synonyms for extolling

  • admiring
  • approbatory
  • approving
  • commendatory
  • congratulatory
  • laudatory
  • praising
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How to use extolling in a sentence

As for these last, no one can complain of their zeal in extolling everything national.
AFLOAT AND ASHOREJAMES FENIMORE COOPER
Neither should you go to the other extreme of extolling any particular thing or article of food.
MARTINE'S HAND-BOOK OF ETIQUETTE, AND GUIDE TO TRUE POLITENESSARTHUR MARTINE
Forbear extolling the previous management of your mother or your sisters.
MARTINE'S HAND-BOOK OF ETIQUETTE, AND GUIDE TO TRUE POLITENESSARTHUR MARTINE
Most writers on Nietzsche—and they are legion—begin with extolling him as a prophet or abusing him as a lunatic.
GERMAN PROBLEMS AND PERSONALITIESCHARLES SAROLEA
All authors agree, moreover, in extolling the solicitude with which the mole cricket takes care of her little ones.
THE INSECT WORLDLOUIS FIGUIER
Alcinous pacifies him with gentle words, and proceeds to withdraw all his previous claims extolling Phæacian athletic skill.
HOMER'S ODYSSEYDENTON J. SNIDER
And yet Braddock died cursing his regulars and extolling the colonials!
HISTORIC HIGHWAYS OF AMERICA (VOL. 5)ARCHER BUTLER HULBERT
Her friends began extolling her charity and the goodness of her heart.
GREAT SINGERS, FIRST SERIESGEORGE T. FERRIS
It listened spellbound to golden eloquence, extolling the virtues of a favored candidate.
PORT O' GOLDLOUIS JOHN STELLMAN
He began with extolling the Qualities observable in the young King.
THE MEMOIRS OF CHARLES-LEWIS, BARON DE POLLNITZ, VOLUME IIIKARL LUDWIG VON PLLNITZ
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WORDS RELATED TO EXTOLLING

  • admiring
  • approbatory
  • approving
  • commendatory
  • congratulatory
  • extolling
  • laudatory
  • praising
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.