1. praise; speak well [highly] of; ((文)) commend
    • 彼はその生徒の正直さを褒めた
    • He praised the pupil for his honesty.
    • 彼らの努力は褒められるべきだ
    • Their effort is praiseworthy [((文))laudable].
    • 彼女の献身はどんなに褒めても褒め切れない
    • We cannot praise her selflessness too much.
    • 評論家たちはこの新進作家を褒めている
    • Critics speak highly of this new writer.
    • それは褒めた話ではない
    • There is nothing praiseworthy [((文))commendable] about it.