What does kudos mean?

Definitions for kudosˈku doʊz, ˈkyu-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. praise, congratulations, kudos, extolment(noun)

    an expression of approval and commendation

    "he always appreciated praise for his work"


  1. kudos(Noun)

    Praise; accolades.

    The talented, young playwright received kudos for his new drama.

  2. kudos(Noun)

    Credit for one's achievements

  3. Origin: From κῦδος.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Kudos(noun)

    glory; fame; renown; praise

  2. Kudos(verb)

    to praise; to extol; to glorify

  3. Origin: [NL., fr. Gr. ky^dos glory.]


  1. Kudos

    Kudos Film and Television is a British independent film and television production company. It has produced television series for the BBC, ITV and Channel 4, and its productions include Spooks, Hustle, Life on Mars and its spin-off Ashes to Ashes, The Amazing Mrs Pritchard and M.I. High. In 2007 it was voted Best Independent Production Company by Broadcast magazine. Formed in 1992, since 2007 it has been part of the Shine Group. In 2007 it also set up the film unit, Kudos Pictures.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Kudos

    kū′dos, n. credit, fame, generally used jocularly. [Gr.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of kudos in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of kudos in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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