praise (someone or something) to the skies

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Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of praise (someone or something) to the skies

:to praise (someone or something) very much
  • Critics have praised the play to the skies.

Word by Word Definitions

praise play
  1. : to express a favorable judgment of : commend

  2. : to glorify (a god or saint) especially by the attribution of perfections

  3. : to express praise

  1. : an expression of approval : commendation

  2. : worship

  3. : value, merit

someone play
  1. : some person : somebody

something play
  1. : some indeterminate or unspecified thing

  2. : some indeterminate amount more than a specified number

  3. : a person or thing of consequence

  1. : in some degree : somewhat

  2. used as an intensive giving adverbial force to an adjective

ski play skies
  1. : one of a pair of narrow strips of wood, metal, or plastic curving upward in front that are used especially for gliding over snow

  2. : water ski

  3. : a piece of material that resembles a ski and is used as a runner on a vehicle

  1. : to glide on skis in travel or as a sport

  2. : to travel or pass over on skis


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