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Synonyms for recommend
ˌrɛk əˈmɛnd

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. recommend, urge, advocate(verb)

    push for something

    "The travel agent recommended strongly that we not travel on Thanksgiving Day"

    inspire, exhort, root on, press, preach, commend, urge, urge on, pep up, barrack, cheer, advocate

  2. commend, recommend(verb)

    express a good opinion of

    remember, urge, commend, advocate

  3. recommend(verb)

    make attractive or acceptable

    "Honesty recommends any person"

    urge, commend, advocate


  1. recommend(verb)

    oppose, discourage, disapprove

  2. recommend(verb)

    The board recommends Philips, given his ample experience in similar positions.

    disapprove, oppose, discourage

  3. recommend(verb)

    oppose, discourage, disapprove

  4. recommend(verb)

    The therapist recommends resting the mind and exercising the body.

    disapprove, oppose, discourage

  5. recommend(verb)

    A medieval oblate's parents recommended the boy for life to God and the monastery

    disapprove, discourage, oppose

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. recommend

    commend, confide, praise, applaud, approve, advise

    discommend, disapprove, warn, dissuade

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. recommend(v. a.)

    commend, praise, approve

  2. recommend(v. a.)

    make acceptable

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. recommend(v)

    commend, praise

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How to use recommend in a sentence?

  1. Steven Hoffman:

    In marketing literature, they talk about a halo effect around celebrities, whereby people have a very positive view of celebrities, and when celebrities endorse a product or recommend a particular health practice, it transfers their golden glow from the celebrity to the products or practice, in economics literature, there's recognition of something called signaling, which is whereby in a marketplace filled with competing ideas, people are constantly looking for a shortcut in order to identify which products or practices they should be following, and so a celebrity endorsing a product provides a cognitive shortcut to an otherwise very complicated decision.

  2. Adam Schiff:

    Now there's been more obstruction of Congress that goes beyond Ukraine. There's also the obstruction of justice that Mueller wrote about so extensively. And there are other violations of the Constitution that we will need to consider, i'm not at this point, Jake, prepared to say what I will recommend.

  3. Caroline Cederquist:

    I would recommend sugar in moderation over artificial sweeteners.

  4. Lorenzo Cohen:

    It’s very important that they have experience in working with cancer patients, and that they absolutely don’t recommend something in place of conventional care, i wouldn’t go to a person who recommended supplements and told me to go off chemo, or someone who didn’t take the time to ask what medications I have had so far to treat cancer.

  5. Ted Kallmyer:

    While the amounts are still much higher than what we experts recommend as a safe daily amount (400 mg), this group of people has, over time, built up their caffeine tolerance and/or their livers process caffeine really well so it doesn't affect them adversely, however, the problem with these products is that they can inadvertently be consumed by people who are not in the targeted category.

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