Serving to commend; recommending.
- ‘If you have nothing commendatory to say, then say nothing at all.’
- So, I'm very commendatory of the President and his strong support.
- He makes commendatory remarks concerning the President and the working relationship between the two men.
Mid 16th century: from late Latin commendatorius, from Latin commendare 'commit to the care of' (see commend).
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