Thesaurus

tout

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of tout

  1. 1 to praise or publicize lavishly and often excessively a new cleaning agent touted as the only product a homeowner needs for all his or her cleaning chores Synonyms of tout ballyhoo, blow up, crack up, cry up, glorify, trumpet, tub-thump Words Related to tout acclaim, applaud, extol (also extoll), laud, magnify; commend, compliment, eulogize; advance, advertise, announce, blare, blaze, blazon, boost, herald, offer, plug, promote, publicize; assert, aver, claim, declare, lay down, make out, proclaim, pronounce

  2. 2 to declare enthusiastic approval of statements from several former patients touting the doctor's alleged cancer cure Synonyms of tout accredit, applaud, cheer, crack up, hail, laud, praise, salute, acclaimWords Related to tout bravo, clap, rise (to); ballyhoo; approve, commend, endorse (also indorse), favor, recommend, root (for), support; celebrate, emblazon, eulogize, extol (also extoll), glorify, magnify, sing; adulate, belaud, flatter, overpraise; deify, idolizeNear Antonyms of tout belittle, discommend, disparage, put down; blame, censure, reprehend, reprobate; admonish, chide, criticize, rebuke, reprimand, reproach, reprove; castigate, excoriate, keelhaul, lambaste (or lambast), skewer, slag [chiefly British], vilifyAntonyms of tout knock, pan, slam

  3. 3 to provide publicity for an avalanche of ads touting the new movie Synonyms of tout ballyhoo, hype, pitch, plug, promote, talk up, publicizeWords Related to tout advertise, bark, merchandise (also merchandize), sell; push; acclaim, hail, laud, praise; endorse (also indorse), plump (for), plunk (for) or plonk (for); recommend, review; announce, broadcast, publish



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