praise be

idiom

used to say that one is glad or thankful about something
We were not, praise be, required to join hands and sing songs.

Examples of praise be in a Sentence

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“Praise be.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/praise%20be. Accessed 22 Feb. 2024.

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