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compliment

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of compliment

  1. 1 an admiring personal remark a woman who does not know how to accept a compliment graciously Synonyms of compliment bouquet, kudo Words Related to compliment accolade, citation, commendation, encomium, eulogy, homage, paean, panegyric, salutation, tribute, valentine Near Antonyms of compliment affront, barb, dart, dig, epithet, insult, put-down, slight, slur

  2. 2 compliments pl  best wishes please extend our compliments to the chef for a great meal Synonyms of compliment commendations [archaic], congratulations, felicitations, greetings, regards, respects Words Related to compliment approval, benediction, blessing, endorsement (also indorsement); acknowledgment (or acknowledgement), citation, commendation; adulation, flattery, praise; well-wishing Near Antonyms of compliment dig, gibe (or jibe), insult, put-down, taunt


compliment

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of compliment

  1. to express to (someone) admiration for his or her success or good fortune complimented her on her election victory Synonyms of compliment congratulate, felicitate, hugWords Related to compliment applaud, cheer, commend, hail, salute; extol (also extoll), glorify, laud, praiseNear Antonyms of compliment bad-mouth, belittle, cry down, decry, deprecate, depreciate, diminish, discount, disparage, minimize, put down, write off; jeer, mock, ridicule, taunt, tease



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