recommendation Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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Meaning of “recommendation” in the English Dictionary

"recommendation" in British English

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recommendationnoun

uk   us   /ˌrek.ə.menˈdeɪ.ʃən/
B2 [C or U] a ​suggestion that something is good or ​suitable for a ​particularpurpose or ​job: I ​bought this ​computer on John's recommendation (= because John told me that it was good). I got the ​job on Sam's recommendation (= because she told her ​employers that I was ​suitable for the ​job).B2 [C] advicetelling someone what the ​best thing to do is: [+ that] The ​report makes the recommendation that no more ​prisons should be ​built.
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(Definition of recommendation from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"recommendation" in American English

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recommendationnoun [C/U]

 us   /ˌrek·ə·mənˈdeɪ·ʃən, -men-/
a ​statement that someone or something would be good or ​suitable for a ​particularjob or ​purpose, or the ​act of making such a ​statement: [U] I have to get five ​letters of recommendation to ​support my ​application to ​medicalschool.
(Definition of recommendation from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"recommendation" in Business English

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recommendationnoun

uk   us   /ˌrekəmenˈdeɪʃən/
[C or U] advice about what is the best thing to have or do: We ​accept the ​key recommendations of the ​report. The ​committee will ​investigate the matter and make a recommendation to the Board. We're ​pulling out on the recommendation of our ​accountants.
[C] the ​person or thing that has been suggested as the best ​choice: He was a controversial recommendation for the ​post. These are my recommendations for the ​shortlist.
(Definition of recommendation from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “recommendation”
in Arabic تَوْصِية…
in Korean 추천…
in Portuguese recomendação…
in Catalan recomanació…
in Japanese 推薦, 提案…
in Chinese (Simplified) 推荐,介绍, 提议,建议, 意见…
in Turkish öğüt, tavsiye, salık…
in Russian рекомендация, совет…
in Chinese (Traditional) 推薦,介紹, 提議,建議, 意見…
in Italian raccomandazione, consiglio…
in Polish zalecenie, rekomendacja, polecenie…
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