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Meaning of "sing someone's praises" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF SING SOMEONE'S PRAISES

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WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE SING SOMEONE'S PRAISES

sing
sing along
sing for one´s supper
sing out
Sing Sing
sing-along
sing.
singable
singableness
Singapore
Singaporean
singe
singer
singer-songwriter
Singh
Singhalese
singing
singing hinny
singing lesson
singing teacher

WORDS THAT END LIKE SING SOMEONE'S PRAISES

anagnorises
Anchises
community home with education on the premises
crises
exercises
finger exercises
floor exercises
Kegel exercises
pelvic-floor exercises
premises
setting-up exercises
warm-up exercises
warming-up exercises

Synonyms and antonyms of sing someone's praises in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «sing someone's praises» into 25 languages

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The translations of sing someone's praises from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «sing someone's praises» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

唱别人的赞美
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

cantar las alabanzas de alguien
570 millions of speakers

English

sing someone´s praises
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

किसी के भजन गाते
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

يتغنى شخص ما
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

петь чьи хвалу
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

cantarei louvores de alguém
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

কেউ এর প্রশংসা গাওয়া
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

chanter les louanges de quelqu´un
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Menyanyikan pujian seseorang
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

singen jemand lobt
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

誰かの賛美を歌う
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

다른 사람의 찬양
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Padha ngidung masmur
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

hát ca ngợi một ai đó
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

யாராவது புகழ் பாடுங்கள்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

एखाद्याच्या स्तुती गा
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Birinin övgülerini söylemek
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

cantare lodi di qualcuno
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

śpiewać czyjeś pochwały
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

співати чиї хвалу
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

cîntați cuiva
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

εξυμνήσει κάποιου
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

sing iemand se lof
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

sjunga någons lov
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

synge noens anger
5 millions of speakers

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «SING SOMEONE'S PRAISES»

The term «sing someone's praises» is barely ever used and occupies the 197.593 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «SING SOMEONE'S PRAISES»

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The American Heritage Dictionary of Idioms, Second Edition
Also see sing someone's praises. prayer, not a ➧ See under not a hope in hell. preach ➧ In addition to the idiom beginning with preach, also see practice what you preach. preach to the converted Try to convince someone who is already ...
Christine Ammer, 2013
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Cambridge Dictionary of American Idioms
... to like than the Atlanta Braves in this series. praises sing sb's/sth's praises, also sing the praises of sb/sth to praise someone or something with enthusiasm ♢ / hate the city, but my sister is always singing its praises. sing someone's praises ...
Paul Heacock, 2003
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Chembers 21 Century Dictionary
7 intr said of birds, specific insects, etc: to produce calls or sounds. 8 (also sing of ) to write in poetry. 9 to proclaim or relate (an event, etc) in song or verse. • sing someone's praises to praise them enthusiastically. © Anglo-Saxon singan. m sing  ...
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Chambers concise dictionary
[Anglo-Saxon singan] ♢ sing someone's praises see under praise. O sing along said of an audience: to join in the familiar songs with the performer, sing out to shout or call out. sing. >abbrev singular. singalong > n a singsong. singe /smd3/ > v ...
Ian Brookes, 2004
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Advanced Learner's Dictionary
5 proclaim enthusiastically: sing someone's praises 6 celebrate or tell a story about in song or verse, singer a sing out (informal) shout or call: Sing out if you want anything. < Old English singan. SEE PANEL Singe (smds) vb 1 burn the surface ...
Turton, 1998
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Pocket Oxford English Dictionary
2 make a whistling sound. sing someone's praises praise someone highly. singer n. singalong n. an informal occasion when people sing together in a group. Singaporean /sing-uh-por-i-uhn/ n. a person from Singapore. adj. relating to ...
Maurice Waite, 2013
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Chambers Pocket Dictionary
sing someone's praises to praise someone enthusiastically. [OE singan] singsong n an informal bout of singing for pleasure. — adj (of a speaking voice, etc.) musical; up-and-down in tone or pitch. sing, abbrev singular. singe v singeing (tr ...
Elaine Higgleton, Howard Sargeant, Anne Seaton, 1992
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Islamic and Caste Knowledge Practices Among Haalpulaaren in ...
To sing someone's praises, askinade netfdo, is to sing the genealogy or pedigree of a person by listing their ancestors and referring to the deeds they performed. The root of the verb askinade, 'to praise', lends itself in substantive form to the ...
Roy Dilley, 2004
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Chambers Idioms
praise praise (someone) to the skies see sky. sing (someone's) praises to praise ( someone) with great enthusiasm: She was singing the praises of her new secretary, who is apparently absolutely ideal. [A Biblical phrase.] preach practise what ...
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Something to Declare: Good Lesbian Travel Writing
... usually at first to sing “someone's” praises, inclusive of sexual suggestions, and later to complain about “someone's” lack of emotional depth. I understood my role as simply listening. If I flattered Kiva on the features of her newest lover, I was ...
Gillian Kendall, 2009

NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «SING SOMEONE'S PRAISES»

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The Squid Whisperer
She's also much-loved in the field; I have never had so many sources practically falling over themselves to sing someone's praises. McFall-Ngai's work will ... «National Geographic, Jan 15»

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