Translation of "recommendation" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun uk us /ˌrek.ə.menˈdeɪ.ʃən/

[ C or U ] a suggestion that something is good or suitable for a particular purpose or job

I bought this computer on John's recommendation (= because John told me that it was good). 我买的这台电脑是约翰推荐的。
I got the job on Sam's recommendation (= because she told her employers that I was suitable for the job). 我是通过萨姆的推荐得到这份工作的。

[ C ] advice telling someone what the best thing to do is

[ + that ] The report makes the recommendation that no more prisons should be built. 该报告建议不要再建新的监狱。

(Translation of “recommendation” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)