an official award (as for bravery or service) usually given as formal public statement
a message expressing a favorable opinion
"words of approval seldom passed his lips"
The act of commending; praise; favorable representation in words; recommendation.
That which is the ground of approbation or praise.
A message of affection or respect; compliments; greeting.
An award or recognition for performance; a medal.
the act of commending; praise; favorable representation in words; recommendation
that which is the ground of approbation or praise
a message of affection or respect; compliments; greeting
Origin: [L. commendatio.]
The Foolish Dictionary, by Gideon Wurdz
From Eng. _con_, a josh, and _mend_, to fix up. Hence, a fixed-up josh.
The numerical value of commendation in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of commendation in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
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