Open Dictionary
mouse here to listen, click to choose/add more
Location: USA
Source: Learn That Word
Profile URL:

Are you a native English speaker? How do you pronounce this word?

Thank you for contributing!
upload mp3 file or record now it's easy, promised!

{%type%} Definitions

WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To praise in the highest terms.

Usage examples (32)
  • We extol the restaurant because of its wonderfully delicious desserts.
  • extol the virtues of one's children
  • The facts I will extol is that global warming is indeed happening and it isn't a friend of the moose.
  • My Minnesota friends extol its amazing variety of food. for more
Tutoring comment
  • Extol can also be spelled "extoll"
add more
The Open Dictionary of English is a collaborative project, based on Open Source materials, LearnThat resources, and partner APIs.
We give special thanks to our LearnThat volunteers, as well as Princeton University and Wiktionary for their Open Source word data. We're also grateful for the support given by Google,,, and YouTube,,,,, as well as the generous Creative Commons community.