Student Thesaurus

One entry found for commendation.
Entry Word: commendation
Function: noun
Text: 1 a formal recognition of an achievement or praiseworthy deed <a firefighter who has been awarded several commendations for bravery>
Synonyms acknowledgment (also acknowledgement), citation
Related Words decoration, medal, ribbon; accolade, award, prize, tribute; dedication
2 a formal expression of praise <a new novel that has received commendations from most of the critics> -- see ENCOMIUM