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(Definition of commend from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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commendverb [T]

 us   /kəˈmend/
to ​formallypraise or ​mention with ​approval someone or something: Lamos should be commended for ​creatingimportantopportunities for ​minorityactors.
adjective  us   /kəˈmen·də·bəl/
The ​reporter did a commendable ​job under ​difficultcircumstances.
(Definition of commend from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “commend”
in Spanish alabar, elogiar, encomendar…
in Vietnamese khen, phó thác…
in Malaysian memuji, menyerahkan…
in Thai ชมเชย, แนะนำ…
in French louer, recommander…
in German empfehlen, anvertrauen…
in Chinese (Simplified) 赞扬,称赞,表彰…
in Turkish takdir etmek, övmek, methetmek…
in Russian хвалить…
in Indonesian memuji, mempercayakan, menitipkan…
in Chinese (Traditional) 讚揚,稱讚,表彰…
in Polish chwalić…
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