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verb [transitive] formal commend pronunciation in British English /kəˈmend/
Word Forms
present tense
present participlecommending
past tensecommended
past participlecommended
  1. 1
    to praise someone or something formally or publicly
    His photograph was highly commended in the Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition.
  2. 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.


a meal served in the evening which consists of foods traditionally eaten at breakfast

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