something (as a course of action) that is recommended as advisable
recommendation, testimonial, good word(noun)
something that recommends (or expresses commendation of) a person or thing as worthy or desirable
any quality or characteristic that gains a person a favorable reception or acceptance or admission
"her pleasant personality is already a recommendation"; "his wealth was not a passport into the exclusive circles of society"
An act of recommending
That which is recommended
A commendation or endorsement
the act of recommending
that which recommends, or commends to favor; anything procuring, or tending to procure, a favorable reception, or to secure acceptance and adoption; as, he brought excellent recommendations
the state of being recommended; esteem
Origin: [Cf. F. recommandation.]
British National Corpus
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'Recommendation' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2465
Rank popularity for the word 'Recommendation' in Nouns Frequency: #1124
The numerical value of Recommendation in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of Recommendation in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
A fair exterior is a silent recommendation.
It looks like a sudden move because the recommendation was made after a review of both proposals, but the recommendation is in the best interest of the country.
The recommendation is that the children should stay with the parents who have raised them and should also be permitted to have contact with their biological parents.
We were able to look at additional studies that have been published since the last recommendation, the good news is that there were more studies to look at than in 2012, and that evidence confirms the recommendation we made last time.
The President was presented with a pretty clear and direct and very strong recommendation by deputy Attorney General (Rod Rosenstein), the deputy made the recommendation, the president made a swift and decisive action and let Comey go.
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