Definition of kudos
1 : fame and renown resulting from an act or achievement : prestige
2 : praise given for achievement
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Examples of kudos in a sentence
Kudos to everyone who helped.
The company has earned kudos for responding so quickly to customers' concerns.
Origin and Etymology of kudos
First Known Use: 1831
KUDOS Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of kudos for English Language Learners
: praise or respect that you get because of something you have done or achieved
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