Laud - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |lɔːd|  American pronunciation of the word laud
Brit.  |lɔːd|  British pronunciation of the word laud


- praise, glorify, or honor (syn: exalt, extol, glorify, proclaim)

Examples actor who in his lifetime received all the laud and honor that the theater world could bestow...

He was much lauded as a successful businessman.

...the critics have lauded the best-selling author's newest novel...

Word forms

I/you/we/they: laud
he/she/it: lauds
present participle: lauding
past tense: lauded
past participle: lauded
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