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See definition of praise on Dictionary.com
  • nouncongratulations; adoration
  • verbcongratulate; adore

synonyms for praise

  • acclaim
  • accolade
  • applause
  • appreciation
  • approval
  • cheer
  • commendation
  • compliment
  • cry
  • devotion
  • esteem
  • glory
  • kudos
  • ovation
  • plaudit
  • rave
  • recognition
  • recommendation
  • thanks
  • tribute
  • acclamation
  • approbation
  • boost
  • bravo
  • celebration
  • cheering
  • citation
  • encomium
  • eulogy
  • exaltation
  • extolment
  • flattery
  • glorification
  • homage
  • hurrah
  • hymn
  • obeisance
  • panegyric
  • puff
  • regard
  • sycophancy
  • worship
  • big hand
  • good word
  • laudation
  • pat on the back
See also synonyms for: praised / praiseful / praises / praising / self-praise
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antonyms for praise

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  • blame
  • censure
  • criticism
  • disapproval
  • neglect
  • silence
  • castigation
  • condemnation
  • denunciation
  • disregard
  • disrespect
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How to use praise in a sentence

His success in Syria drew public praise for GRU officers from Putin in 2016, with Kostyukov seated beside him.
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He knows this means treats, pets, and praise, so he responds to the command well, she says.
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CEPI’s early principles of “equitable access” drew praise from reformers.
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He also had nothing but praise for his ANC commissioner Randy Downs.
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Georgia won widespread praise for its reform drive, and these days it ranks seventh in the World Bank’s ease of doing business list.
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Anyone who knows anything about boosting a website’s SEO and earning the praise of the Google Gods knows the importance of backlinks.
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Resharing positive reviews on social may also encourage other users to post praises to your business.
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As such it is now presented to the public for whatever meed of praise or censure it is found to deserve.
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Nations shall declare his wisdom, and the church shall shew forth his praise.
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Man's enthusiasm in praise of a fellow mortal, is soon damped by the original sin of his nature—rebellious pride!
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WORDS RELATED TO PRAISE

  • PR
  • acclamation
  • acknowledgment
  • applause
  • approbation
  • celebration
  • cheering
  • clapping
  • commendation
  • eulogizing
  • exaltation
  • honor
  • kudos
  • pat on the back
  • pat on the head
  • plaudits
  • praise
  • puff
  • pumping up
  • rave
  • recognition
  • strokes
  • stroking
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.