What does recommendation mean?

Definitions for recommendation
ˌrɛk ə mɛnˈdeɪ ʃən, -mən-rec·om·men·da·tion

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. recommendationnoun

    something (as a course of action) that is recommended as advisable

  2. recommendation, testimonial, good wordnoun

    something that recommends (or expresses commendation of) a person or thing as worthy or desirable

  3. recommendation, passportnoun

    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"

Wiktionary

  1. recommendationnoun

    An act of recommending

  2. recommendationnoun

    That which is recommended

  3. recommendationnoun

    A commendation or endorsement

Webster Dictionary

  1. Recommendationnoun

    the act of recommending

    Etymology: [Cf. F. recommandation.]

  2. Recommendationnoun

    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

    Etymology: [Cf. F. recommandation.]

  3. Recommendationnoun

    the state of being recommended; esteem

    Etymology: [Cf. F. recommandation.]

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  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'recommendation' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2465

  2. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'recommendation' in Nouns Frequency: #1124

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of recommendation in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of recommendation in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of recommendation in a Sentence

  1. Defense Patrick Shanahan:

    When I came into this role, the recommendation was brought to me that Secretary( James) Mattis had, he had convened a review, and that recommendation was brought to me. I did not find that sufficient, so I convened my own review, so I can ensure from top to bottom, there's the appropriate accountability. I do not know when that will be complete, but I have to assume that much of the work that's been done to date can be used.

  2. President Donald Trump:

    Regardless of the recommendation.

  3. Monica Roa:

    In El Salvador, the recommendation to postpone pregnancy is offensive to women and even more ridiculous in the context of strict abortion laws and high levels of sexual violence against girls and women.

  4. Miami Beach Mayor Philip Levine:

    It came from the strong recommendation, from what we’ve been told, by the CDC, as well as the surgeon general, the Department of Agriculture and that decision, truly is solely made by the governor of the state of Florida.

  5. John Brewer:

    It’s obviously a very distorted and unflattering photo, and it’s hurtful and it’s wrong, i want whoever is behind the use of this image to cease and desist and do so immediately or it will leave me with no option but to pursue legal recourse against them. According to the article, attorneys say the ads could violate the former governor’s right of publicity, which gives her control over her image and name. One of the images appears to be a cropped version of a June 2010 Reuters picture, The Arizona Republic reported. It was unclear who took the other photo. The Arizona Republic reported that one of the ads featured on a recommendation widget sponsored by RevContent.com -- an ad network which buys space on websites, while another was provided by Content.ad. Katherine Saviola, a RevContent brand manager, told The Arizona Republic that they had not heard that.

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