laud / lɔd /


laud2 个定义

v. 有主动词 verb
  1. to praise; extol.
n. 名词 noun
  1. a song or hymn of praise.
  2. lauds,Ecclesiastical. a canonical hour, marked especially by psalms of praise, usually recited with matins.

laud 近义词

v. 动词 verb

acclaim, praise


  1. I have never met her, and I am inclined to laud her chivalry.
  2. Democrats and Wall Street Republicans would laud Boehner as a hero while the right would run him out of town.
  3. Holbrooke then used a Karzai visit to Washington in May to laud the Afghan leader with pomp, circumstance, and attention.
  4. All the more reason to laud—or at least not pile on—evidence of action.
  5. If the claims are indeed true this time, expect al Qaeda to laud its martyrs publicly.
  6. Illustrius mult est id quod sequitur, & ad Barbaror sensum in Baptismi laud singulare.
  7. He was the friend of Laud, by whose influence he was promoted, and by whose fall he was a great sufferer.
  8. The Long Parliament voted the canons illegal; Laud was imprisoned, and in 1642 the bishops were excluded from parliament.
  9. You find me, count, taking a professional and business-like survey of the laud that you promised to sell me.
  10. In the reign of king Charles I. archbishop Laud put the king upon republishing this declaration, which was accordingly done.