commendatory

adjective
com·​men·​da·​to·​ry | \ kə-ˈmen-də-ˌtȯr-ē How to pronounce commendatory (audio) \

Definition of commendatory

: serving to commend commendatory remarks

Examples of commendatory in a Sentence

on the basis of several commendatory letters from his teachers, the student was admitted to the advanced studies program

First Known Use of commendatory

1544, in the meaning defined above

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commendatore

commendatory

commendatory letter

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“Commendatory.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/commendatory. Accessed 18 Aug. 2022.

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