Examples of extol in a Sentence
The health benefits of exercise are widely extolled.
campaign literature extolling the candidate's military record
Recent Examples of extol from the Web
Afterward, unlike her White House visit, Merkel didn’t extol the benefits of discussion.
At the World Economic Forum in Davos this year, Chinese President Xi Jinping gave a speech extolling the virtues of globalized trade as the United States appeared to be turning inward.
Similarly, the guidelines would prohibit a parent from extolling the selfless dedication of a particular teacher or principal in the district who has made extraordinary efforts to help immigrant students.
Pentecostal ministers, preaching a gospel of prosperity, extolled the benefits of migration.
At a press conference with his Parisian counterpart Anne Hidalgo earlier this week, Khan extolled the virtues of the close friendship between their two cities.
Mr. Bahlul, 47 years old, produced propaganda videos extolling terrorism against U.S. targets and assisted bin Laden in assessing media coverage of the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks.
Selena's newest Pantene commercial features the singer and actress extolling the benefits of the brand's shampoo in Spanish.
For now, government officials and auto executives are taking a cooperative stance and extolling the gains in fuel economy in recent years rather than questioning the industry’s ability to reach much higher standards down the road.
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Origin and Etymology of extol
Middle English, from Latin extollere, from ex- + tollere to lift up — more at tolerate
First Known Use: 15th century
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: to praise (someone or something) highly
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