on someone's recommendation

idiom
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of on someone's recommendation

: because someone said that something is good and deserves to be chosen
  • We picked this restaurant on his recommendation.

Word by Word Definitions

someone play
  1. : some person : somebody

recommendation play
  1. : the act of recommending

  2. : something (such as a procedure) recommended

  3. : something that recommends or expresses commendation


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