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Pronunciation of Commendations: Learn how to pronounce Commendations in English correctly

Learn how to say Commendations correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.

Oxford dictionary definition of the word commendation:

[mass noun]
formal or official praise:
the film deserved the highest commendation
[count noun]:
the book gives commendations for initiative
[count noun] an award given for very good performance:
the detectives received commendations for bravery
[count noun] a very good result in an examination or competition.

Middle English: from Old French, from Latin commendatio(n-), from commendare ‘commit to the care of’ (see commend). Originally (in the plural) the term denoted a liturgical office ending with a prayer commending the souls of the dead to God