Sing the praises of - Idioms by The Free Dictionary
sing the praises of
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sing the praises of (someone or something)
To speak very highly of someone or something; to enthusiastically endorse someone or something; to extol the virtues, benefits, or good qualities of someone or something. Our manager has been singing the praises of the new developers she hired. I just hope that they're up to the job! Jeff was singing the praises of his smartphone all last week, until it froze on him all of a sudden last night.
sing the praises of express enthusiastic approval or admiration of.
References in periodicals archive
rife with closeted gay men who sing the praises of
Republican family values' by day and cruise for boy prostitutes by night.
I would like to sing the praises of
paramedics and hospital staff at both HRI and Leeds General Infirmary.
AC MILAN'S fine season has seen vice-president Adriano Galliani sing the praises of
coach Carlo Ancelotti.
The reputation of a religious-order founder, of course, can sometimes suffer when loyal sons and daughters take pen (or computer) in hand to sing the praises of
the holy founder.