praise, congratulations, kudos, extolment(noun)
an expression of approval and commendation
"he always appreciated praise for his work"
The talented, young playwright received kudos for his new drama.
Credit for one's achievements
Origin: From κῦδος.
glory; fame; renown; praise
to praise; to extol; to glorify
Origin: [NL., fr. Gr. ky^dos glory.]
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
kū′dos, n. credit, fame, generally used jocularly. [Gr.]
The numerical value of kudos in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of kudos in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Kudos to him as well.
Kudos to the state residents who are the real heroes and have let their lawns go golden, or have changed out their landscape.
The captain had his hands full for a while there. Kudos to him for keeping us safe. Not easy to maneuver a boat in 150-mph winds!
Kudos to Tesla for bringing out the system but you also need to be responsible and clear about what the technology is capable of doing.
He's a master at understanding how the media works. More than anybody I've ever seen in politics, and kudos for him for kind of creating the environment and then manipulating the environment to his effect.
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- Ruhm, EhreGerman
- elogio, prestigioSpanish
- kiitos, kehut, maine, ylistysFinnish
- louange, gloireFrench
- frægð, heiður, upphefðIcelandic
- 栄光, 称賛, 名声, 名誉Japanese
- heder, rosNorwegian
- ros, heiderNorwegian Nynorsk
- elogio, louvorPortuguese
- хвала, похвала, слава, одобрение, почетRussian
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