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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Public praise, often given with a certificate or trophy.

Usage examples (35)
  • Stan received a commendation for bravery.
  • Oh wait -- it's not a commendation from the vice president.
  • This commendation is more humble, but it is more solid and sincere, than the praises of
  • Just commendation is a good preface to a just reprehension, will help to remove prejudices, and will show that the reproof comes not from ill will. for more
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