Definition of laud in English:
verb[with object] formal
Praise (a person or their achievements) highly, especially in a public context: the obituary lauded him as a great statesman and soldier [as adjective, with submodifier]: (lauded) her much lauded rendering of Lady Macbeth
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- I imagine he's out there drawing cartoons somewhere or painting paintings, but no one's beating his door down lauding him as the great artist that he is.
- He'd been a perfect gentleman, lauding me with compliments, calling when he said he would.
- Well those who protect this system of conservatism and corporatism love lauding us with such flowery titles.
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Words that rhyme with laudaboard, abroad, accord, afford, applaud, award, bawd, board, broad, chord, Claude, cord, ford, fraud, gaud, Gawd, hoard, horde, lord, maraud, milord, sward, sword, toward, unawed, unexplored, unrestored, ward
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