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Mayor Dixon praised the efforts of those involved in the rescue.
The painting of St Basil's Cathedral was highly praised.
He praised the staff for encouraging the artistic talents of the prisoners.
the most common way of praising someone when they have done something well
used for praising someone who has achieved something important, such as passing a major exam
an informal way of telling someone that you approve of what they have done
a more informal way of telling someone that they have done something well
used for praising someone when you think that their idea or suggestion is good
a formal way of saying that someone has done well
used for saying that you think someone deserves a lot of praise
This is the British English definition of praise. View American English definition of praise.
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