Compliment

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Definition

a compliment: a remark that expresses approval, admiration or respect
noun
to pay, give somebody a compliment to make a comment that expresses approval, admiration or respect
My compliments to the chef! That meal was excellent.

to compliment: to flatter, to congratulate, to make a comment that expresses approval, admiration or respect
verb

Examples

  • "Steffi : Well, I admit that the samples we received were a success with the buying commission, our compliments to the creator."
  • "Remember to compliment her new hair cut when seeing her"
  • "Donna : Mr. Cheeter, that wasn't a compliment."

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