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Princeton's WordNet

  1. commend(verb)

    express approval of

    remember, recommend

  2. commend(verb)

    present as worthy of regard, kindness, or confidence

    "His paintings commend him to the artistic world"

    remember, recommend

  3. commend(verb)

    give to in charge

    "I commend my children to you"

    remember, recommend

  4. commend, recommend(verb)

    express a good opinion of

    remember, urge, recommend, advocate

  5. commend, remember(verb)

    mention as by way of greeting or to indicate friendship

    "Remember me to your wife"

    retrieve, call up, think back, commemorate, recollect, recommend, call back, recall, think, remember, think of

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. commend

    applaud, approve, eulogize, laud, praise

    complain, croak, find fault, growl, grumble, grunt, murmur, remonstrate, repine

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. commend

    praise, laud, extol, approve, recommend, encourage, applaud, eulogize

    blame, censure, disapprove, discourage, denounce, condemn, discommend

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. commend(v. a.)

    recommend, bespeak regard for

  2. commend(v. a.)

    commit, intrust, yield

  3. commend(v. a.)

    praise, extol, applaud, laud, eulogize, cry up, speak well of, say a good word for, sing or sound the praises of

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. commend(v)

    commit, consign, intrust, praise, extol recommend

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  1. Coyne Schofield:

    (The WNBA's) recent CBA didn't happen overnight. This was over 20 years in the making and I greatly commend the players for building an environment (in which) women professional athletes can actually flourish.

  2. Mike Ryan:

    But I also think the Iranian system is switching on. We are seeing a much more all-of-government approach...with a national action plan now, with 100,000 workers committed to this plan, it is much better that we understand the extent of the problem. So we commend the move towards more aggressive, targeted surveillance and we hope that will lead to the kind of control measures that will help push this virus back.

  3. Julie Stewart:

    We are thrilled that President Obama is making good on his promise to use the powers granted him by the Constitution to provide relief for federal prisoners serving excessively long mandatory minimum sentences, i commend the President.

  4. Thomas Fuller:

    All commend patience, but none can endure to suffer.

  5. Morgan Ortagus:

    That is what a thuggish regime would do. That's not how a responsible nation would behave. Releasing any of that personal information of an American diplomat is completely unacceptable. That's not a protest. That's what a thuggish regime does, and it's unacceptable. this literally happens in every single country in which an American embassy is present. So our diplomat was doing her job and we commend her for her work.

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