And because the pillory of a bad book is as culturally stimulating as the lauding of a good book.
She said he began to "rejoice" over the "lack of women in the room," lauding the tech industry for being a last bastion for men.
Before the arrests, the Italian navy had defended the men, lauding them for warding off pirates and protecting the Italian vessel.
The former vice president heaped praise on his new star, lauding his “independent voice” and “thought-provoking commentary.”
In 2001, GSUSA President Connie Matsui came under fire from the American Family Association for lauding "That's a Family!"
Numerous panegyrics and epigrams were composed, lauding her in most exalted terms.
Let no one suspect me of lauding the mockery of virtue in what I say here.
In every precinct and ward there are persons going about lauding one party and crying down the other.
For this exploit the ragamuffin is lauding him to the skies.
Were you lauding the taste of my embroidery, Maister Maxwell?
late 14c., from Old French lauder "praise, extol," from Latin laudare "to praise, commend, honor, extol, eulogize," from laus (genitive laudis) "praise, fame glory." Probably cognate with Old English leoð "song, poem, hymn," from Proto-Germanic *leuthan (cf. Old Norse ljoð "strophe," German Lied "song," Gothic liuþon "to praise"), and from an echoic PIE root *leu-. Related: Lauded; lauding.