commend (someone) for (something)

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commend (someone) for (something)

To compliment or praise someone for something that they have done. I have to commend you for your extraordinary bravery in a dangerous situation. I'm sure all of the people you rescued from the fire see you as a hero.
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commend someone for something

to praise someone for doing something. The committee commended Ralph for his good work.
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She continues on her blog, "You'd think that young women would commend us for doing something different with our lives, and putting 100% effort into it to make something of ourselves.
I really do commend us for what we are about to do.
What I have to commend us for is how we've responded,'' Sparks forward DeLisha Milton said.
People might commend us for trying to score goals, but we're not getting results at the end of the day.
People might commend us for trying to score goals but at the end of the day we're not getting results.