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commendatory

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of commendatory

  1. expressing approval on the basis of several commendatory letters from his teachers, the student was admitted to the advanced studies program Synonyms of commendatory admiring, applauding, appreciative, approbatory, approving, favorable, complimentary, friendly, good, positiveWords Related to commendatory accepting, warm; encomiastic, eulogistic, flattering, hagiographic (also hagiographical), laudative, laudatory, panegyrical, praiseful; respectful, supportive, sympathetic; adoring, adulatory, idolizing, worshipful, worshipping (also worshiping); advisory, recommendatoryNear Antonyms of commendatory captious, carping, caviling (or cavilling), censuring, critical, faultfinding, hypercritical, overcritical; belittling, contemptuous, disdainful, disparaging, scornful, slightingAntonyms of commendatory adverse, depreciative, depreciatory, derogatory, disapproving, inappreciative, negative, unappreciative, uncomplimentary, unfavorable, unflattering, unfriendly


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