Significado de “praise” - en el Diccionario Inglés

praise en inglés británico

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praiseverb [ T ]

uk /preɪz/ us /preɪz/

praise verb [ T ] (SHOW APPROVAL)

B2 to express admiration or approval of the achievements or characteristics of a person or thing:

He should be praised for his honesty.
My parents always praised me when I did well at school.
He was highly praised for his research on heart disease.

Más ejemplos

  • His friends praised his generosity, wit, and learning.
  • He praised her professionalism and dynamism.
  • The police praised motorists for driving sensibly in the appalling conditions.
  • The speech praised those who had displayed gallantry in the liberation of their country.
  • I tried to boost his ego by praising his cooking.

praisenoun [ U ]

uk /preɪz/ us /preɪz/

praise noun [ U ] (APPROVAL)

C1 things that you say that express your admiration and approval of someone or something:

They deserve praise for all their hard work.
Praise from Adrian is (high) praise indeed. (= praise from him is particularly special because he rarely praises anyone.)

Más ejemplos

  • His boss showered him with praise.
  • The committee lavished praise on the project.
  • He is sparing with his praise .
  • His efforts are certainly deserving of praise.
  • A young child needs plenty of praise and encouragement.

(Definición de praise del Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

praise en inglés americano

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praiseverb [ T ]

us /preɪz/

praise verb [ T ] (SHOW APPROVAL)

to express strong admiration for or approval of a person or something done:

The "Times" praised the mayor’s decision to reappoint the parks commissioner.

praise verb [ T ] (WORSHIP GOD)

to honor, worship, and express admiration for (God or a god):

Praise God/the Lord.
praise
noun [ U ] us /preɪz/

His economic policies have won praise from fellow Republicans.

(Definición de praise del Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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