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take one's hat off to

Definition of take one's hat off to in English:

British State one’s admiration for (someone who has achieved something): I take my hat off to anyone who makes it work
More example sentences
  • I take my hat off to all the people who do the job for an entire season.
  • ‘I take my hat off to all the participants,’ he said.
  • I took my hat off to him for trying something like that.
Synonyms
praise, pay tribute to, sing the praises of, speak highly of, express admiration of, commend, acclaim, applaud, salute, honour, show appreciation of, appreciate, recognize, acknowledge, give recognition to, show gratitude to, be grateful for, pay homage to, extol
rare laud
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