An example of extol is to loudly and passionately sing songs of worship.
Origin of extolMiddle English extollen ; from Classical Latin extollere, to raise up ; from ex-, out, up + tollere, to raise: see tolerate
transitive verbex·tolled, ex·tol·ling, ex·tols also ex·tolled or ex·toll·ing or ex·tolls
Origin of extolMiddle English extollen, from Latin extollere, to lift up, praise : ex-, up from; see ex– + tollere, to lift; see tel&schwa;- in Indo-European roots.
(third-person singular simple present extols, present participle extolling, simple past and past participle extolled)
- To praise; to make high.