commendatory

adjective com·men·da·to·ry \ kə-ˈmen-də-ˌtȯr-ē \

Definition of commendatory

: serving to commend
  • commendatory remarks

Examples of commendatory in a Sentence

  1. 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

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