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acclaim
approval, praise
accolade
a sign of approval
belittle
speak slightingly of
castigate
punish by giving public criticism
censure
strong disapproval, a formal expression of disapproval
demean
treat badly
denigrate
blacken the reputation of someone, defame, decry
denounce
condemn strongly
disparage
show disrespect for
ecomium
a formal expression of praise
eulogy
high praise
extol
to praise highly
fawning
flattering, showing servile deference
kudos
praise, glory, fame
laud
to praise
malign
speak evil of
paean
a song of praise
panegyric
speech expressing high praise
plaudits
expressionos of praise
rebuke
scold
sycophant
a flatterer
toady
a sycophant, a fawning, obsequious hanger-on
upbraid
criticize or rebuke sharply
vilify
use abusive language about
vituperate
to find fault with, to vilify, revile, abuse