What does commendation mean?

Definitions for commendation
ˌkɒm ənˈdeɪ ʃəncom·men·da·tion

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word commendation.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. citation, commendation(noun)

    an official award (as for bravery or service) usually given as formal public statement

  2. approval, commendation(noun)

    a message expressing a favorable opinion

    "words of approval seldom passed his lips"

Wiktionary

  1. commendation(Noun)

    The act of commending; praise; favorable representation in words; recommendation.

  2. commendation(Noun)

    That which is the ground of approbation or praise.

  3. commendation(Noun)

    A message of affection or respect; compliments; greeting.

  4. commendation(Noun)

    An award or recognition for performance; a medal.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Commendation(noun)

    the act of commending; praise; favorable representation in words; recommendation

    Etymology: [L. commendatio.]

  2. Commendation(noun)

    that which is the ground of approbation or praise

    Etymology: [L. commendatio.]

  3. Commendation(noun)

    a message of affection or respect; compliments; greeting

    Etymology: [L. commendatio.]

The Foolish Dictionary, by Gideon Wurdz

  1. COMMENDATION

    From Eng. _con_, a josh, and _mend_, to fix up. Hence, a fixed-up josh.

How to pronounce commendation?

  1. Alex
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    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Australian
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How to say commendation in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of commendation in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of commendation in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of commendation in a Sentence

  1. Joe Biden:

    The idea that this man stood up and he said what had to be said, got it out that ... his Navy personnel were in danger, the guy, he should have a commendation rather than be fired.

  2. R Chamberlain:

    It is better to be well deserving without praise than to live by the air of undeserved commendation.

  3. Antoine De Saint-Exupery:

    The censure of those who are opposed to us, is the highest commendation that can be given us.

  4. JANET M. ESSON-SCOTT:

    (C)-ARISE, STAND STRONG, SHINE, AIM HIGH, SOAR. THERE ARE NO GREATER VALIDATION AND COMMENDATION THAN OF GOD ALMIGHTY- JANET M-ESSON SCOTT. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

Images & Illustrations of commendation

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