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adjective as in admired

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In that time, I’ve seen plenty of praise for and prejudice against crowd marketing.

Days before roster cuts, Wright leaped to snare a deep pass against tight coverage in practice, drawing praise from Rivera.

Even if she was your best friend and you sang her praises when making introductions, all communication beyond that point is strictly between the job seeker and the employer.

There was a lot of technical jargon, some charts without numbers, and videos of power users singing the new processors’ praises.

While the Hoosiers rightfully deserve praise for their latest win in their 3-0 start, Michigan was underwhelming throughout the first half on both sides of the ball.

He praised Rick Santorum, famous for wearing sweater vests in 2012, for running a “fashion forward campaign.”

Critics praised his crooning, even if they regarded it little more than a gimmick.

In his 2010 evaluation, Wright was praised for “excellent knowledge of RRC rules, regulations and policies.”

The President praised Wiliam's efforts to combat illegal wildlife trade, saying: "I think it's very important work."

Even those who have been leading protests against the verdict have praised Donovan.

This attracted much attention, and the London journals praised the artist.

The guests relished it greatly and Alila's father was praised very much for surprising them with this dainty.

The action is excellent and the materials employed and the care and workmanship shown throughout cannot be too highly praised.

Somehow the comparison in his favour was disagreeable—he preferred to hear his cousin praised, but certainly not belittled.

We saw the botanical garden so much praised by Humboldt; but it is in sad disorder, having been for some time entirely neglected.


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On this page you'll find 17 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to praised, such as: exalted, aided, blessed, celebrated, extolled, and flattered.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.