compliment[ noun kom-pluh-muhnt; verb kom-pluh-ment ]SEE DEFINITION OF compliment
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR COMPLIMENT
Thank you for the compliment, but I don't expect to stick to it all my life.
She laughed her little laugh of pleasure, and thanked him prettily for the compliment.
They are angry also, as I understand, with my mother, for returning his compliment.
"I can make a horse do what I want," he said, delighted at the compliment.
But Mr. Gladstone, while acknowledging the compliment, declined because of his age.
"That is not much of a compliment to us," said Linda slowly.
Again Betty, foolish girl, flushed with pleasure at the compliment.
Is it a compliment to ask you if you would do me the honour, sir, to—'
Madame Defarge received it as a compliment, and looked at her husband.
The brothers, as merry as she herself, were obliged to compliment her.
MORE RELATED WORDS FOR COMPLIMENT
- good turn
- good will