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1. laud

verb. ['ˈlɔd'] praise, glorify, or honor.

Synonyms

  • canonize
  • praise
  • extol
  • ensky
  • crack up
  • canonise
  • exalt
  • glorify
  • hymn

Antonyms

  • disparage
  • disapproval
  • cry
  • depress

Etymology

  • lauder (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • laudo (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Laud

  • defraud
  • abroad
  • staude
  • maraud
  • fraud
  • flawed
  • clawed
  • broad
  • braude
  • braud
  • thawed
  • sawed
  • saud
  • pawed
  • mod
  • maude
  • maud
  • jawed
  • gnawed
  • bawd
  • baud
  • awed

How do you pronounce laud?

Pronounce laud as lɔd.

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Example sentences of the word laud


1. Noun, singular or mass
An octavina has 14 strings and is essentially a laud shaped like a guitar.

2. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
Foodies and nutritionists alike laud the mighty avocado.

3. Verb, base form
Don't be afraid to laud yourself and your achievements.

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