(v.) Middle English preisen
< Old French preisier
to value, prize < Late Latin pretiāre,
derivative of Latin pretium price
, worth, reward; (noun) Middle English,
derivative of the v.; see prize2
praiseful, adjectivepraisefully, adverbpraiseless, adjectivepraiser, nounhalf-praised, adjectivehalf-praising, adjectiveoutpraise, verb (used with object), outpraised, outpraising.repraise, verb (used with object), repraised, repraising.self-praise, nounself-praising, adjectivesuperpraise, noun, verb (used with object), superpraised, superpraising.unpraised, adjectiveunpraiseful, adjectiveunpraising, adjective
acclamation, plaudit, applause, approbation, compliment. 2.
encomium, eulogy, panegyric. 5.
laud, applaud, eulogize. See approve
glorify, exalt, honor.