SYNONYMS FOR commendation
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Origin of commendation
OTHER WORDS FROM commendationself-com·men·da·tion, nounsub·com·men·da·tion, nounsu·per·com·men·da·tion, noun
Words nearby commendation
Example sentences from the Web for commendation
In India, Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government has issued a commendation to a soldier who tied a Kashmiri man to his jeep and paraded him through a village.
The governor was defiant, saying Obama “earned” his commendation.Obama Escapes Scandals in New Jersey, but What’s in It for Christie?|David Freedlander|May 29, 2013|DAILY BEAST
In a civilized world, I would have received a commendation of some sort.
Two legmen deserve special commendation for reporting under fire.
Great preparations had been made, and the success must have been perfect to win so general and hearty a commendation.Glances at Europe|Horace Greeley
Jane was highly gratified by this commendation, and most eagerly availed herself of his most valuable offer.Madame Roland, Makers of History|John S. C. Abbott
The principles herein stated are not mere theories, but they have the commendation of having stood the test of use.The value of a praying mother|Isabel C. Byrum
"Flora May," was the delighted answer, now that the aunt had committed herself by commendation.The Daisy Chain|Charlotte Yonge
This establishment of a test workhouse for the able-bodied received at first the warm commendation of the Central Authority.English Poor Law Policy|Sidney Webb