To commend; to applaud; to express approbation of; to laud; -- applied to a person or his acts.
- Expression of approval, commendation, or admiration.
- The extolling or exaltation of a deity, ruler, or hero.
- Archaic A reason for praise; merit.
- To express warm approbation of, commendation for, or admiration for.
- To extol or exalt; worship.