Meaning of “laud” in the English Dictionary

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laudverb [ T ]

us /lɔd/ fml

to praise someone or something:

The president lauded the rise of market economies around the world.
adjective us /ˈlɔ·də·bəl/


Recycling is a laudable activity.

(Definition of “laud” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)