An Obama appointment: Schwarzenegger and Obama have been full of praise for each other.
Obama stepped in it by echoing W.'s praise for Brownie, saying Larry Summers had done "a heck of a job."
It was a moment 10 years in the making and even earned Obama praise from his often critical peers across the aisle.
Instead, the hearings sought to praise these men, not to bury them, for the valuable role their funds have played in the markets.
Above the notes of praise is a small photo of Guerin wearing a polka dot tie and pocket square, staring at you like a sociopath.
But as she turned with praise on her lips, Evelyn leaned eagerly towards her.
Let young men hear the praise of virtue from the lips of beauty.
Is the note of praise to be found in the streets of my soul?
Would I rob Heaven and give the praise and honour to the creature?
"praise from Sir George Manderville is praise indeed," she quoted demurely.
c.1300, "to laud, commend, flatter," from Old French preisier, variant of prisier "to praise, value," from Late Latin preciare, earlier pretiare (see price (n.)). Replaced Old English lof, hreþ.
Specifically with God as an object from late 14c. Related: Praised; praising. Now a verb in most Germanic languages (German preis, Danish pris, etc.), but only in English is it differentiated in form from cognate price.
early 14c., not common until 16c., from praise (v.).