alabar
transitive verb
1. (to speak highly of) 
a. to praise 
Fue alabada por su servicio a la comunidad.She was praised for her service to the community.
2. (religious) 
a. to praise 
Cantaban y alababan el nombre de su dios.They were singing and praising the name of their god.
alabarse
reflexive verb
3. (to brag; used with "de") 
a. to boast 
Siempre se alaba del gran atleta que se considera.He's always boasting about the great athlete that he is.
alabar
transitive verb
1. (general) 
a. to praise 
2. (colloquial) 
¡alabado sea (el Señor)!thank heavens!
alabarse
pronominal verb
3. (general) 
a. to boast 
se alaba de valientehe is always boasting about how brave he is
alabar
transitive verb
to praise
alabar a algn de o por algo to praise sb for sth
pronominal verb
alabarse to boast
alabarse de to boast of being; se alaba de o por prudente he prides himself on being sensible
Verb Conjugations for alabar
Gerund: alabando
Participle: alabado
Indicative
PresentPreteriteImperfectConditionalFuture
yoalaboalabéalababaalabaríaalabaré
alabasalabastealababasalabaríasalabarás
él/ella/Ud.alabaalabóalababaalabaríaalabará
nosotrosalabamosalabamosalabábamosalabaríamosalabaremos
vosotrosalabáisalabasteisalababaisalabaríaisalabaréis
ellos/ellas/Uds.alabanalabaronalababanalabaríanalabarán
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