Definition of praise


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • praise is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 8 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • praise is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 9 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of praise

  • an expression of approval and commendation (noun)

    Examples

    1. he always appreciated praise for his work

    Synonyms

    1. congratulations
    2. extolment
    3. kudos

  • express approval of (verb)

    Examples

    1. The parents praised their children for their academic performance

  • offering words of homage as an act of worship (noun)

    Examples

    1. they sang a hymn of praise to God

See definition of praise in Merriam Webster