Definition of Praisings
1. praising [n] - See also: praising
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Praisings
Literary usage of Praisings
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. A History of Egypt from the End of the Neolithic Period to the Death of by Ernest Alfred Wallis Budge (1902)
"The inscriptions on the entrance staircase-corridor are selections from the " Book of the praisings of Ra" and the " Book of [knowing] that which is in the ..."
2. The Contemporary Review (1872)
"... The glancing« of rapturous glances, The fancying« of fancy costumes ; The pleasures which fashion makes duties, The praisings of fiddles and flutes, ..."
3. The Quarterly Review by William Gifford, George Walter Prothero, John Gibson Lockhart, John Murray, Whitwell Elwin, John Taylor Coleridge, Rowland Edmund Prothero Ernle, William Macpherson, William Smith (1865)
"... The praisings of fiddles and flutes, The luxury of looking at Beauties, The tedium of talking to Mutes ; The female diplomatists, planners Of matches ..."
4. Macmillan's Magazine by David Masson, George Grove, John Morley, Mowbray Morris (1886)
"Against all but ladies of good fame and women worthy of praisings, the gates of the city are to be strongly shut. "I prophecy to thee," says Reason, ..."