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commend

verb [T] uk   /kəˈmend/ us  
to formally praise someone or something: The judge commended her for/on her bravery. For a low-budget film, it has much to commend it (= it deserves praise). It says on the back cover of the book "highly commended".
Translations of “commend”
in Spanish alabar, elogiar, encomendar…
in French louer, recommander…
in German empfehlen, anvertrauen…
in Chinese (Traditional) 讚揚,稱讚,表彰…
in Russian хвалить…
in Turkish takdir etmek, övmek, methetmek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 赞扬,称赞,表彰…
in Polish chwalić…
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