Definition of COMPLIMENT

an admiring personal remark <a woman who does not know how to accept a compliment graciously>
Synonyms bouquet, kudo
compliments pl  best wishes <please extend our compliments to the chef for a great meal>
Related Words approval, benediction, blessing, endorsement (also indorsement); acknowledgment (or acknowledgement), citation, commendation; adulation, flattery, praise; well-wishing
Near Antonyms dig, gibe (or jibe), insult, put-down, taunt

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