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British English: /ˌrɛkəmɛnˈdeɪʃ(ə)n/
American English: /ˌrɛkəmənˈdeɪʃ(ə)n/

Translation of recommendation in Italian:


  • 1 (by authority, report) to make a recommendation
    fare una raccomandazione
    he was sentenced to life imprisonment with a recommendation that he serve at least 30 years (Law)
    fu condannato all'ergastolo con l'obbligo di scontare almeno 30 anni di reclusione
    his recommendation was to lift the ban
    ha suggerito di annullare l'interdizione
  • 2 (by colleague, friend) on the recommendation of
    su raccomandazione o consiglio di
    we found our plumber by personal recommendation
    abbiamo trovato l'idraulico su consiglio di nostri conoscenti
    to speak in recommendation of somebody, something
    raccomandare qualcuno, qualcosa
  • 3 (by employer, referee) See examples:to give somebody a recommendation
    raccomandare qualcuno
    to write somebody a recommendation
    scrivere una lettera di raccomandazione per qualcuno

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