New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: braise · prise · raise · appraise · practise · upraised · braised · prairie · praline · precise
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praise

1 verb also REL express admiration and respect TRANSITIVEmol verb  c m umoladh a thabhairt doto praise sb for sth duine a mholadh as rud, duine a mholadh faoi rudhe praised them for their kindness mhol sé iad as a gcineáltasthey praised the school for raising standards mhol siad an scoil as caighdeáin a ardúshe was praised by everyone bhí moladh ag gach duine uirthito praise sb to the skies duine a mholadh go hard na spéireto praise sb's virtues suáilcí duine a mholadh God be praised! moladh go deo le Dia! 2 noun also REL admiration and respectmoladh masc  c m uit's beyond praise tá sé thar mholadh, tá sé os cionn moltahe was full of praise for us mhol sé go hard muid, thug sé ardmholadh dúinn to give praise for sth moladh a thabhairt as rud to damn sb with faint praise duine a cháineadh le moladh gan dealramh to lavish praise on sb duine a mholadh go hard na spéirehe had nothing but praise for the day ní raibh aige ach moladh ar an láthey deserve praise for all that they've achieved tá moladh tuillte acu as a bhfuil curtha i gcrích acu and, from her, it's praise indeed agus, uaithi sin, ardmholadh is ea é special praise goes to the voluntary workers tá moladh ar leith ag dul do na hoibrithe deonachaall praise to her for standing her ground! nár lagaí Dia í a sheas an fód!, nach maith í a sheas an fód!she was loud in her praises of the book níor fhág sí fuíoll molta ar an leabhar praise be to God! moladh go deo le Dia!a hymn of praise iomann molta
phrases

in praise of sb/sth

he wrote a poem in praise of the king chum sé dán ag moladh an rí, chum sé dán molta don rí

praise be!

buíochas le Dia!a bhuí le Dia!

to sing sb's praises

duine a mholadh go hard na spéireardmholadh a thabhairt do dhuineduine a mholadh go haer

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praise

praise is a grammatical form of: pras »