（用双手托） hold or carry in both hands:
hold a big bowl in both hands;
He scooped up some water with his hands and took a big mouthful.
She cupped the child's face in her hands.
（奉承; 吹嘘） boost; extol; exalt; flatter:
You praise him too highly.
He was exalted to the skies.
a double handful of dates