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verb [transitive] formal commend pronunciation in British English /kəˈmend/
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present tense
present participlecommending
past tensecommended
past participlecommended
  1. 2
    to tell someone that a person or thing is good, useful, or suitable

    I commend the book to anyone who wants to know what is really happening in that part of the world.


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