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kudo

noun

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  1. 1 something given in recognition of achievement an honorary degree from her alma mater that is simply the latest kudo for an outstanding career in journalism Synonyms accolade, blue ribbon, decoration, distinction, honor, award, plume, premium, prizeRelated Words badge, crown, cup, laurel, medal, order, plaque, plate, ribbon, trophy; applause, bravo, encomium, eulogy, hallelujah, homage, paean, panegyric, plaudit, tribute; citation, commendation, compliment, honorable mention

  2. 2 an admiring personal remark a kudo is in order for the way the young people acquitted themselves at their first formal dance Synonyms bouquet, complimentRelated Words accolade, citation, commendation, encomium, eulogy, homage, paean, panegyric, salutation, tribute, valentineNear Antonyms affront, barb, dart, dig, epithet, insult, put-down, slight, slur


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