Definition Of commend


entrust someone or something to.

I commend them to your care

praise formally or officially.

he was commended by the judge for his courageous actions

Example Of commend

  • commend me to my son, and bid him rule better than I

  • A York youngster who helped to rescue a woman from a burning flat has been commended for his bravery by the city's most senior judge.

  • as they set out on their journey I commend them to your care

  • Cynical consultants would expect the Department of Health to suggest such a move, but it is quite astonishing that the BMA should not just suggest but commend this to us and at standard rates of pay.

  • Fire officers plan to officially commend Jonathan for his bravery.

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