sing someone's/something's praises

Definition of sing someone's/something's praises

  1. :  to say good things about someone or something His patients all sing his praises.

Word by Word Definitions

singplay
  1. :  to produce musical tones by means of the voice

    :  to utter words in musical tones and with musical inflections and modulations

    :  to deliver songs as a trained or professional singer

  1. :  a session of group singing

someoneplay
  1. :  some person :  somebody

somethingplay
  1. :  some indeterminate or unspecified thing

    :  a person or thing of consequence

    :  one having more or less the character, qualities, or nature of something different

  1. :  in some degree :  somewhat

    : used as an intensive giving adverbial force to an adjective

praiseplay praises
  1. :  to express a favorable judgment of :  commend

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

    :  to express praise

  1. :  an expression of approval :  commendation

    :  worship

    :  value, merit


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