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rec·om·mend

 (rĕk′ə-mĕnd′)
v. rec·om·mend·ed, rec·om·mend·ing, rec·om·mends
v.tr.
1. To praise or commend to another as being worthy or desirable; endorse: recommended him for the job; recommended a car instead of an SUV.
2. To make attractive or acceptable: This book has much to recommend it.
3. To advise or counsel: She recommended that we be on time.
4. To commit to the charge of another; entrust: "By these our letters we would have the safety of his person ... recommended to your care" (John Milton).
v.intr.
To give advice or counsel: "recommended against signing an international agreement" (Time).

[Middle English recomenden, from Medieval Latin recommendāre : Latin re-, re- + Latin commendāre, to entrust, commend; see commend.]

rec′om·mend′a·ble adj.
rec′om·mend′er n.

recommended

(ˌrɛkəˈmɛndɪd)
adj
officially suggested or advised
Translations

recommended

[ˌrɛkəˈmɛndɪd] adj
[dose] → conseillé(e), recommandé(e); [price] → conseillé(e)
[book, film] → recommandé(e), conseillé(e)
Though ten years old, this book is highly recommended
BUT Bien que ce livre date d'il y a dix ans, nous vous le conseillons vivement.recommended daily allowance napport m quotidien recommandérecommended reading nouvrages mpl recommandésrecommended retail price nprix m conseillé

recommended

[ˌrɛkəˈmɛndɪd] adjconsigliato/a
highly recommended → vivamente consigliato/a
recommended retail price → prezzo (di vendita) consigliato
References in classic literature ?
But as this work is chiefly recommended to those who know how to read it, and how to make the good uses of it which the story all along recommends to them, so it is to be hoped that such readers will be more leased with the moral than the fable, with the application than with the relation, and with the end of the writer than with the life of the person written of.
Upon this foundation this book is recommended to the reader as a work from every part of which something may be learned, and some just and religious inference is drawn, by which the reader will have something of instruction, if he pleases to make use of it.
In the mild season of peace, with minds unoccupied by other subjects, they passed many months in cool, uninterrupted, and daily consultation; and finally, without having been awed by power, or influenced by any passions except love for their country, they presented and recommended to the people the plan produced by their joint and very unanimous councils.
Admit, for so is the fact, that this plan is only RECOMMENDED, not imposed, yet let it be remembered that it is neither recommended to BLIND approbation, nor to BLIND reprobation; but to that sedate and candid consideration which the magnitude and importance of the subject demand, and which it certainly ought to receive.
But here, whilst my gratitude for the princely benefactions of the Duke of Bedford bursts from my heart, you must forgive my reminding you that it was you who first recommended me to the notice of my benefactor.
Had not Congress repeatedly recommended this measure as not inconsistent with the fundamental principles of the Confederation?
Or if there be a man whose propensity to condemn is susceptible of no control, let me then ask what sentence he has in reserve for the twelve States who USURPED THE POWER of sending deputies to the convention, a body utterly unknown to their constitutions; for Congress, who recommended the appointment of this body, equally unknown to the Confederation; and for the State of New York, in particular, which first urged and then complied with this unauthorized interposition?
Riley, knowing no harm of Stelling to begin with, and wishing him well, so far as he had any wishes at all concerning him, had no sooner recommended him than he began to think with admiration of a man recommended on such high authority, and would soon have gathered so warm an interest on the subject, that if Mr.
Jones being sent for immediately; while his sisters, convinced that no country advice could be of any service, recommended an express to town for one of the most eminent physicians.
The Marine Conservation Society grants Recommended status for beaches with excellent water quality.
The results, published in the Marine Conservation Society Good Beach Guide, mean the resort has moved from "failing" to now being recommended.
The meeting recommended extension of Auqaf Act to Malakand Division.

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