sing the praises of (someone/something)

idiom

: to say good things about someone or something often in a very enthusiastic way
They were singing the praises of their new equipment.
The critics sang the praises of her performance in the play.

Examples of sing the praises of (someone/something) in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Although most firms don’t deploy co-CEOs, at least one that does is happy to sing the praises of such a setup. Sheryl Estrada, Fortune, 6 Mar. 2024 But DuVernay used her moment in the spotlight to sing the praises of the pioneers who presented her with the trophies — Debbie Allen and Suzanne de Passe. Angelique Jackson, Variety, 4 Mar. 2024 Alternatively, a customer who understands the efforts being made and the reward on the other side is more likely to stick around and sing the praises of the company along the way. Suppliers. Marco Van Kalleveen, Forbes, 15 Feb. 2024 Lena Dunham will always sing the praises of her Girls costar Allison Williams — or apologize, as needed, for making Williams sing. Sadie Bell, Peoplemag, 19 Feb. 2024 See all Example Sentences for sing the praises of (someone/something) 

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“Sing the praises of (someone/something).” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sing%20the%20praises%20of%20%28someone%2Fsomething%29. Accessed 25 Jul. 2024.

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