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recommend
British English: /rɛkəˈmɛnd/
American English: /ˌrɛkəˈmɛnd/

Translation of recommend in French:

transitive verb

  • 1 (commend)
    recommander (person, company, film, book) (as comme étant)
    to recommend somebody for a job
    recommander quelqu'un pour un emploi
    she comes highly recommended
    elle est chaudement recommandée
  • 2 (advise)
    conseiller, recommander (investigation, treatment, policy)
    the judge recommended the defendant serve a minimum of 20 years
    (Law)
    le juge a requis pour l'accusé une peine minimum de 20 ans
    the scheme is recommended for approval
    c'est un projet qui devrait être approuvé
    ‘recommended’
    (Journalism) (film etc)
    ‘à voir’
  • 3 (favour) the strategy has much to recommend it
    la stratégie présente de nombreux avantages
    the hotel has little to recommend it
    on ne peut pas dire grand-chose en faveur de cet hôtel
    her reputation for laziness did not recommend her to potential employers
    sa réputation de paresse ne jouait pas en sa faveur auprès d'éventuels employeurs

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