Definition of laud:
predicate, extol, applaud, eulogize, compliment, invigorate, exhilarate, transfigure, panegyrize, animate, commend, spiritualize, exalt, promulgate, enliven, glorify, inebriate, magnify, tickle pink, inspire, thrill, religion, exclaim, beatify, proclaim.
- celebrate (part of speech: verb)
- praise (part of speech: noun)
- "A Midsummer Drive Through The Pyrenees", Edwin Asa Dix.
Every one forgave Grandet for the sale made in defiance of the good faith pledged to the community; they admired his sense of honor, and began to laud a generosity of which they had never thought him capable.- "Eugenie Grandet", Honore de Balzac.
- "Studies from Court and Cloister", J.M. Stone.