\pɹˈe͡ɪz], \pɹˈeɪz], \p_ɹ_ˈeɪ_z]\
Definitions of PRAISE
- 2006 - WordNet 3.0
- 2011 - English Dictionary Database
- 2010 - New Age Dictionary Database
- 1919 - The Winston Simplified Dictionary
- 1899 - The american dictionary of the english language.
- 1894 - The Clarendon dictionary
- 1919 - The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language
- 1914 - Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language
- 1874 - Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language
- 1871 - The Cabinet Dictionary of the English Language
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offering words of homage as an act of worship; "they sang a hymn of praise to God"
express approval of; "The parents praised their children for their academic performance"
By Princeton University
By DataStellar Co., Ltd
To commend; to applaud; to express approbation of; to laud; -- applied to a person or his acts.
To extol in words or song; to magnify; to glorify on account of perfections or excellent works; to do honor to; to display the excellence of; -- applied especially to the Divine Being.
To value; to appraise.
Commendation for worth; approval expressed; honor rendered because of excellence or worth; laudation; approbation.
Especially, the joyful tribute of gratitude or homage rendered to the Divine Being; the act of glorifying or extolling the Creator; worship, particularly worship by song, distinction from prayer and other acts of worship; as, a service of praise.
The object, ground, or reason of praise.
By Oddity Software
By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer
The expression of the price or value in which any person or thing is held: commendation: tribute of gratitude: a glorifying, as in worship: reason of praise.
To express estimation of: to commend: to honor: to glorify, as in worship.
By Daniel Lyons
Commendation; reason of praise.
By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman
To express approval or adoration of.
Thanksgiving for blessings; laudation to the Deity.
The object, reason, or subject of commendation.
By James Champlin Fernald
Commendation; approbation; the expression of gratitude for favours; a glorifying or extolling; object, ground, or reason of praise.
To bestow commendation on; to extol; to commend or applaud.
By Nuttall, P.Austin.
Commendation bestowed upon a person; admiration or approbation expressed; fame; renown; applause; a glorifying or extolling, as God.
To express approbation of; to extol; to commend; to glorify in words or song, as God; to celebrate.
By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H.
n. [German, French, Latin] Commendation for worth; approval of merit; honour ; renown;-the joyful tribute of gratitude or homage rendered to the Divine Being ;-the object, ground, or reason of praise; encomium; eulogy ; panegyric ; plaudit ; applause ; acclaim ; eclat.
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