Day-33 (Extol)

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Word:
Extol (also extoll)

Status:
Verb

Meaning:
The act of praising very highly.

Sentences:
1) The health benefits of exercise are highly extolled.
2) Shallow people always extol beauty, rather than character.

Origin:
Middle English, from Latin exotellere which means to 'lift up'.

First use:
15th century

Synonyms:
bless, carol, celebrate, emblazon, praise, laud

Anotonyms:
critisize, blame, condemn

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