Synonyms of recommend in English:


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1‘his former employer recommended him for the post’

advocate, endorse, commend, approve, suggest, put forward, propose, advance, nominate, put up, mention
speak favourably of, speak well of, put in a good word for, beat the drum for, vouch for, look with favour on
informal push, plug
British informal big something up

reject, veto

2‘the committee recommended a cautious approach’

advise, counsel, urge, exhort, enjoin, prescribe, speak in favour of, speak for, argue for, back, support, offer as one's opinion
suggest, advocate, propose

argue against

3‘I had no editorial experience, and little else to recommend me’

have in one's favour, render appealing, render attractive, render desirable, endow with appeal, endow with attraction, give an advantage to
informal have going for one