Examples of commendation in a Sentence
Their hard work deserves commendation.
The President issued a commendation praising the volunteers for their exceptional work during the relief effort.
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Two weeks later, on Aug. 1, Grayson retired with 27 years of service and several letters of commendation.
Cooper referenced multiple letters of commendation in Mikulich's personnel file from area school and police leaders, praising Mikulich for interacting with the community and his positive reflection of the department.
Rinehardt has been with the police department for two years and has no commendations or disciplinary infractions on his personnel file.
Police chief Boyd Farmer noted that Shirley has received five department commendations for excellent police work.
Sergeant Walters had received multiple commendations and medals for his service, officials said, and an initial review of his record did not find any disciplinary issues.
Anderson received a governor’s commendation for his role in rescuing a man who drove a bobcat over an embankment at Wilderness Ranch in July 2006, Bryant said.
That book, about how France and Britain endeavored to impose a new political dispensation on the Middle East in the aftermath of World War I, was published in 1989, to near universal commendation.
In years past, Court Watch NOLA has offered the district attorney's office both an award and a commendation when the office has merited both.
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First Known Use of commendation
Synonymsacknowledgment (or acknowledgement), citation, mention
Related Wordsdecoration, medal, ribbon; accolade, award, honor, kudo, prize, tribute; dedication
Near Antonymscensure, condemnation, denunciation, indictment, rebuke, reprimand, reproof; admonition, correction, harangue, lecture, sermon
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