praise

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Pronunciation[change]

Verb[change]

Plain form
praise

Third-person singular
praises

Past tense
praised

Past participle
praised

Present participle
praising

  1. If you praise someone, then you say good things about them.
    She praises him for his brave deed.
    The hero was praised for his brave deed.
    We will praise him for his brave deed.
    They will be praising him for his deeds.

Noun[change]

Singular
praise

Plural
praises

  1. Praise is good things said about someone.
    The actor received much praise from the critics.