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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Any quality or characteristic that gains a person a favorable reception or acceptance or admission; Something (as a course of action) that is spoken as advisable.

Usage examples (34)
  • Brevity is the best recommendation of speech
  • My main recommendation is that you try to use popular search-terms regularly, particularly in article titles.
  • One other recommendation is the Gotham Central trades.
  • Once a recommendation is adopted by the full committee, it is submitted to the FAA Administrator as an official industry recommendation. for more
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