HyperDic: recommendation

English > 3 senses of the word recommendation:
NOUNcommunicationrecommendationsomething (as a course of action) that is recommended as advisable
communicationrecommendation, testimonial, good wordsomething that recommends (or expresses commendation of) a person or thing as worthy or desirable
attributerecommendation, passportany quality or characteristic / characteristic that gains a person a favorable reception or acceptance or admission
recommendation > pronunciation
Soundsreh.kahmahndey'shahn
RhymesAachen ... Zukerman: 2572 rhymes with ahn...
English > recommendation: 3 senses > noun 1, communication
MeaningSomething (as a course of action) that is recommended as advisable.
NarrowerreferralA recommendation to consult the (professional) person or group to whom one has been referred
BroaderadviceA proposal for an appropriate course of action
Spanishrecomendación
Catalanrecomanació
Verbsrecommendexpress a good opinion of
recommendpush for something
English > recommendation: 3 senses > noun 2, communication
MeaningSomething that recommends (or expresses commendation of) a person or thing as worthy or desirable.
Synonymstestimonial, good word
Narrowercharacter, reference, character referenceA formal recommendation by a former employer to a potential future employer describing the person's qualifications and dependability
puffexaggerated praise (as for promotional purposes)
Broaderpraise, congratulations, kudos, extolmentAn expression of approval and commendation
Spanishrecomendación
Catalanrecomanació
Verbsrecommendexpress a good opinion of
English > recommendation: 3 senses > noun 3, attribute
MeaningAny quality or characteristic / characteristic that gains a person a favorable reception or acceptance or admission.
Example"her pleasant personality is already a recommendation"
Synonympassport
BroadercharacteristicA distinguishing quality
Spanishpasaporte
Catalanpassaport

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