recommendatory
adjective see recommend

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Recommendatory — Rec om*mend a*to*ry ( ?*t?*r?), a. Serving to recommend; recommending; commendatory. Swift. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • recommendatory — index advisory, favorable (expressing approval) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • recommendatory — ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˈmendəˌtōrē, tȯr , ri adjective Etymology: Medieval Latin recommendatus + English ory 1. : serving to commend or to attract favorable attention a recommendatory letter recommendatory features 2. : made or being in the form of a… …   Useful english dictionary

  • recommendatory — Precatory, advisory, or directory. Recommendatory words in a will are such as do not express the testator s command in a peremptory form, but advise, counsel, or suggest that a certain course be pursued or disposition made …   Black's law dictionary

  • recommendatory — /rek euh men deuh tawr ee, tohr ee/, adj. 1. serving to recommend; recommending. 2. serving as or being a recommendation. [1605 15; < ML recommendat(us) (see RECOMMENDATION) + ORY1] * * * …   Universalium

  • recommendatory — adjective Of or pertaining to a recommendation …   Wiktionary

  • recommendatory — rec·om mend·a·to·ry || ‚rekÉ™ mendÉ™tÉ™rɪ adj. endorsing, advocating, recommending; serving as a suggestion, serving as advice …   English contemporary dictionary

  • recommendatory — rec·om·mend·a·to·ry …   English syllables

  • recommendatory — /rɛkəˈmɛndətəri/ (say rekuh menduhtuhree), / tri/ (say tree) adjective 1. serving to recommend; recommending. 2. serving as, or of the nature of, a recommendation …   Australian English dictionary

  • recommendatory words — in a will are such as do not express the testator s command in a peremptory form, but advise, counsel, or suggest that a certain course be pursued or disposition made …   Black's law dictionary

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