Commendation meaning

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The definition of a commendation is an official recommendation or praise.

An example of commendation is praising someone for saving a life of someone in the community.

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Something, especially an official award or citation, that commends.
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The act or an instance of commending; esp., formal recommendation or praise.
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That which is the ground of approbation or praise.
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The act of commending.
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(archaic) Greetings or regards, as to a friend.
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The act of commending; praise; favorable representation in words; recommendation.
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Origin of commendation

  • From Old French commendacion (“approval, praise”), from Latin commendatio (“recommendation, commendation”), from commendare.

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