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Compliment

Com´pli`ment
n.1.An expression, by word or act, of approbation, regard, confidence, civility, or admiration; a flattering speech or attention; a ceremonious greeting; as, to send one's compliments to a friend.
Many a compliment politely penned.
- Cowper.
To make one a compliment
to show one respect; to praise one in a flattering way.
To make one's compliments to
to offer formal courtesies to.
- Locke.
To stand on compliment
to treat with ceremony.
v. t.1.To praise, flatter, or gratify, by expressions of approbation, respect, or congratulation; to make or pay a compliment to.
v. i.1.To pass compliments; to use conventional expressions of respect.
Noun1.compliment - a remark (or act) expressing praise and admiration
Verb1.compliment - say something to someone that expresses praise; "He complimented her on her last physics paper"
Synonyms: congratulate
2.compliment - express respect or esteem for
To dream that you are giving a compliment, suggests that you need to be steadfast and not let others questions your authority and position on things. To dream that you are being complimented, refers to your desire for romance and love.TL, acclaim, accolade, adulate, applaud, benevolence, beslobber, beslubber, best wishes, blandish, blandishment, blarney, bless, blessing, blessings, boon, bouquet, bunkum, cajole, cajolement, cajolery, commend, compliments, conceit, congratulate, congratulation, congratulations, encomium, eyewash, fair words, favor, fawn upon, fawning, felicitate, felicitation, flattering remark, give a bouquet, good wishes, gratulate, gratulation, grease, greetings, hail, hand it to, homage, honeyed phrases, honeyed words, incense, largess, laud, laudation, make fair weather, oil, oil the tongue, orchids, palaver, pay a compliment, polite commendation, posy, present, pretty lies, recommend, regards, rejoice with, respects, salutations, slobber over, soap, soft soap, sweet nothings, sweet talk, sweet words, sycophancy, take off, trade-last, tribute, wheedle, wheedling
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