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  • as inkudos
  • as inplaudits

synonyms for raves

  • applause
  • PR
  • credit
  • distinction
  • eminence
  • esteem
  • fame
  • flattery
  • glory
  • honor
  • illustriousness
  • notability
  • plaudits
  • plum
  • preeminence
  • prestige
  • prominence
  • puff
  • regard
  • renown
  • repute
  • strokes
  • laudation
  • pat on the back
  • pumping up
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antonyms for raves

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  • condemnation
  • denunciation
  • dishonor
  • disregard
  • disrespect
  • ill repute
  • unimportance
  • blame
  • criticism
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How to use raves in a sentence

See, see, Hodge, how my master raves in commendation of Ralph!
THE MERMAID SERIES. EDITED BY H. ELLIS. THE BEST PLAYS OF THE OLD DRAMATISTS. THOMAS DEKKER. EDITED, WITH AN INTRODUCTION AND NOTES BY ERNEST RHYS.THOMAS DEKKER
She says, he raves like a madman; and that she finds it absolutely necessary to keep him in ignorance of the truth.
MEMOIRS OF MISS SIDNEY BIDDULPHFRANCES SHERIDAN
Scott, however, had not studied Lyly sufficiently, and Sir Piercie raves bombastically rather than talks euphuistically.
THE NEW GRESHAM ENCYCLOPEDIAVARIOUS
Because when the mad fit comes upon a girl, she simply raves without rhyme or reason.
THE YELLOW ROSEMR JKAI
And if his daughter weeps and raves, we must e'en stiffen our determination and shut him up.
KATE BONNETFRANK R. STOCKTON
He sits here and raves about young Mrs. Delaray--you know he is painting her portrait, for the famous series?
LADY ROSE'S DAUGHTERMRS. HUMPHRY WARD
Valentine raves upon Angelica, and took me for her, and Jeremy says will take anybody for her that he imposes on him.
LOVE FOR LOVEWILLIAM CONGREVE
When Harpagon discovers his loss he raves like a madman, and Cléante gives him the choice of Mariane or the casket.
CHARACTER SKETCHES OF ROMANCE, FICTION AND THE DRAMA, VOL 1THE REV. E. COBHAM BREWER, LL.D.
When the others rave about Spindler and Johanne Schoppenhauer, she raves about the clergyman who confirmed her.
O. T.HANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSEN
My sister Louise quite raves about her, and my mother regards her almost as an adopted daughter.
O. T.HANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSEN
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO RAVES

  • PR
  • applause
  • credit
  • distinction
  • eminence
  • esteem
  • fame
  • flattery
  • glory
  • honor
  • illustriousness
  • laudation
  • notability
  • pat on the back
  • plaudits
  • plum
  • preeminence
  • prestige
  • prominence
  • puff
  • pumping up
  • raves
  • regard
  • renown
  • repute
  • strokes
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.