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1. kudos

noun. ['ˈkuːdoʊs'] an expression of approval and commendation.

Synonyms

  • testimonial
  • eulogium
  • panegyric
  • praise
  • paean
  • pean
  • encomium
  • commendation
  • good word
  • superlative
  • congratulations
  • extolment
  • recommendation
  • eulogy
  • approval

Antonyms

  • criticize
  • uncomplimentary
  • disparage
  • discouragement

Etymology

  • κῦδος (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

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Rhymes with Kudos

  • barbados
  • cruzados
  • minardos
  • sandos

How do you pronounce kudos?

Pronounce kudos as ˈkudoʊs.

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How to spell kudos? Is it qudus? Or kudus? Common misspellings are:

  • qudus
  • kudus

Sentences with kudos


1. Verb, past participle
Writers don’t get kudos for thinking up interesting ideas with short shelf lives.

2. Noun, singular or mass
Give her extra kudos for her thoughtfulness in the form of an employee of the month nomination.

3. Noun, plural
Be lavish with your kudos and offer her a treat as well.

4. Verb, base form
While we missed their expert input, kudos to them for practicing what they preach!

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