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  • as infavorable
  • as ingood

synonyms for commending

  • agreeable
  • benign
  • encouraging
  • positive
  • supportive
  • sympathetic
  • acclamatory
  • affirmative
  • amicable
  • approbative
  • approbatory
  • assenting
  • benevolent
  • benignant
  • complimentary
  • enthusiastic
  • in favor of
  • inclined
  • kind
  • kindly
  • laudatory
  • okay
  • praiseful
  • predisposed
  • reassuring
  • recommendatory
  • understanding
  • welcoming
  • well-disposed
  • well-intentioned
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antonyms for commending

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  • disadvantageous
  • disagreeable
  • hateful
  • bad
  • derogatory
  • detrimental
  • harmful
  • hindering
  • hurtful
  • hurting
  • injurious
  • unfavorable
  • unfriendly
  • unhelpful
  • unpromising
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How to use commending in a sentence

She went on examining, commending, correcting, till she was tired out.
A HOUSEFUL OF GIRLSSARAH TYTLER
Am I not, in commending his passion to her, to give her an account of his deeds against our enemies?
AMPHITRYONMOLIERE
To begin with, his motive in so expressing himself was quite pure: he had no thought of commending himself to the Corinthians.
EXPOSITOR'S BIBLE: THE SECOND EPISTLE TO THE CORINTHIANSJAMES DENNEY
So little did he recognize as one impulse of the wave of the “woman movement,” what he had but now been so heartily commending!
THE EDUCATION OF AMERICAN GIRLSANNA CALLENDER BRACKETT
To His care commending you, as I hope in your prayers you will commend me, I bid you an affectionate farewell.
SPEECHES AND LETTERS OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN, 1832-1865ABRAHAM LINCOLN
The poor woman went away in tears, fondly commending her husband to God's keeping.
THE LIFE OF JOAN OF ARC, VOL. 1 AND 2 (OF 2)ANATOLE FRANCE
Medical treatises teemed with discussions about its properties, some condemning, others commending it.
THE JESUITS, 1534-1921THOMAS J. CAMPBELL
I have, therefore, addressed a supplementary line to the artist, complimenting and commending him in the highest terms.
FIBBLE, D. D.IRVIN SHREWSBURY COBB
Among the rest a professor followed me, praising and commending me; but his words were like a thistle to me.
GEORGE FOXGEORGE FOX
She receives the Complement kindly, and commends him for commending Modesty.
A SHORT VIEW OF THE IMMORALITY, AND PROFANENESS OF THE ENGLISH STAGEJEREMY COLLIER
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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