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Definitions and Synonyms of commendation | Another word for commendation | What is commendation?

Definition 1: an official award (as for bravery or service) usually given as formal public statement - [noun denoting communication]

Synonyms for commendation in the sense of this definition

(commendation is a kind of ...) a tangible symbol signifying approval or distinction

"an award for bravery"

Definition 2: a message expressing a favorable opinion - [noun denoting communication]

Samples where commendation or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • words of approval seldom passed his lips

Synonyms for commendation in the sense of this definition

(commendation is a kind of ...) what a communication that is about something is about

(... is a kind of commendation ) an expression of approval and commendation

"he always appreciated praise for his work"

(... is a kind of commendation ) a cry or shout of approval

(... is a kind of commendation ) a demonstration of approval by clapping the hands together

(... is a kind of commendation ) enthusiastic approval

"the book met with modest acclaim" "he acknowledged the plaudits of the crowd" "they gave him more eclat than he really deserved"

(... is a kind of commendation ) the expression of approval and support

(... is a kind of commendation ) approval to do something

"he asked permission to leave"

(... is a kind of commendation ) (law) tacit approval of someone's wrongdoing

(... is a kind of commendation ) approval

"give her recognition for trying" "he was given credit for his work" "give her credit for trying"

(... is a kind of commendation ) formal and explicit approval

"a Democrat usually gets the union's endorsement"

(... is a kind of commendation ) official recognition or approval

(... is a kind of commendation ) something given or done as an expression of esteem

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