kudo

[ koo-doh, kyoo- ]
/ ˈku doʊ, ˈkyu- /

noun, plural ku·dos for 2.

honor; glory; acclaim: No greater kudo could have been bestowed.
a statement of praise or approval; accolade; compliment: one kudo after another.

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Origin of kudo

1925–30; back formation from kudos1, construed as a plural

usage note for kudo

See kudos1.
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