Definition of extol in English:

extol

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Pronunciation: /ɪkˈstəʊl
 
, ɛk-/

verb (extols, extolling, extolled)

[with object]

Derivatives

extoller

noun
More example sentences
  • In writing this particular song, did Archie have in mind such extollers of memory as I, who find in memory-however painful certain of the events that are recalled-the desire for unity and oneness that defines the soul?
  • Vicky is a great extoller of the Aga and also loves to cook.
  • An extoller of the simple, rooted life, he nevertheless accumulated a sizable fortune and lived very well indeed.

Origin

late Middle English: from Latin extollere, from ex- 'out, upward' + tollere 'raise'.

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