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commendation

see definition of commendation
  • noungiving of praise; acclaim
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Synonyms for commendation

noun giving of praise; acclaim
  • encouragement
  • PR
  • acclamation
  • approbation
  • approval
  • award
  • bouquet
  • credit
  • encomium
  • honor
  • panegyric
  • pay
  • plum
  • points
  • posy
  • puff
  • rave
  • recommendation
  • stroke
  • stroking
  • tribute
  • brownie points
  • good opinion
  • pat on the back
  • pat on the head
  • pumping up
  • shot in the arm

Antonyms for commendation

  • condemnation
  • criticism
  • disapproval
  • dishonor
  • disrespect
  • ill repute
  • blame
  • censure
  • reprimand
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to commendation

acclaim

noun. expression of approval

adulation

noun. overenthusiastic praise

applause

noun. clapping; expression of approval

appreciation

noun. recognition of worth

approval

noun. good opinion

blessing

noun. sanctification
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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