|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|
|Related terms:||praise character puff commend|
|3.||[ noun ] any quality or characteristic that gains a person a favorable reception or acceptance or admission|
"her pleasant personality is already a recommendation" "his wealth was not a passport into the exclusive circles of society"