Student Thesaurus

One entry found for tout.
Entry Word: tout
Function: verb
Text: 1 to praise or publicize lavishly and often excessively <a new cleaning agent touted as the only product a homeowner needs for all his or her cleaning chores>
Synonyms ballyhoo, crack up, glorify, trumpet
Related Words advance, advertise, announce, boost, herald, offer, plug, promote, publicize; assert, aver, claim, declare, lay down, make out, proclaim, pronounce
2 to declare enthusiastic approval of <statements from several former patients touting the doctor's alleged cancer cure> -- see ACCLAIM
3 to provide publicity for <an avalanche of ads touting the new movie> -- see PUBLICIZE 1