Definition: honor; praise
Part of Speech: Verb
Synonym(s): glorify, exalt
Antonym(s): tear down, scorn
1. The president will publicly extol the soldier who saved over a hundred lives.
2. When you extol your child’s bad behavior, you tell him the behavior is acceptable.
3. The school chose to extol Cara’s academic achievements by naming her as the 2018 valedictorian.