Definition Of lauding
praise (a person or their achievements) highly, especially in a public context.
the obituary lauded him as a great statesman and soldier
Example Of lauding
As a reward, I will mention your pasta-sauce-making attempt on the mainpage and laud you and revere you for all to see.
For this he was lauded by the international business press and Washington.
He had sort of a cult following him, admiring and lauding his every action.
He'd been a perfect gentleman, lauding me with compliments, calling when he said he would.
I don't know much about this director, but I hear he is highly lauded in certain circles.