1. [ noun ] something (as a course of action) that is recommended as advisable
Related terms: advice referral recommend
2. [ noun ] something that recommends (or expresses commendation) of a person or thing as worthy or desirable
Synonyms: good_word testimonial
Related terms: praise character puff commend
3. [ noun ] any quality or characteristic that gains a person a favorable reception or acceptance or admission
Synonyms: passport

"her pleasant personality is already a recommendation" "his wealth was not a passport into the exclusive circles of society"

Related terms: characteristic
Similar spelling:   regimentation