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Synonyms for compliment

Synonyms for compliment

an expression of admiration or congratulation

an act requiring special generosity

to pay a compliment to

to express warm approval of

Synonyms for compliment

a remark (or act) expressing praise and admiration

say something to someone that expresses praise

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express respect or esteem for

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Kasner returned the compliment in the 23rd minute to double the lead.
Bashful George returned the compliment, giving Misty a playful smack.
John Lawless returned the compliment, putting away his spot kick on 51 minutes before menacing Black lobbed number four on 81 minutes following a dazzling four-man move.
Lloyd Roberts equalised 10 minutes later after Graham's shot was parried by the keeper and, after the hosts had Lee Thomas sent off in the 88th minute, Roberts returned the compliment for Graham to grab the winner
Larkin returned the compliment in the second-half after an awful error by Stephen Cooke, and Allison punished the Cherries with a well-placed shot.
Now Alex - impressed with the teenager's battling qualities - has returned the compliment.
Nathan Crick (President Kennedy) added the second from a Michael Wallace (President Kennedy) cross and Crick then returned the compliment crossing to Wallace, who cracked home a superb left foot shot to give Coventry a commanding 3-0 half time lead.
Langer, right, returned the compliment and said how important their point from the foursomes had been.
Renewing bonds of friendship forged exactly a year ago when Birmingham Festival Choral Society visited Bohemia, the Ceska Pisen choir from Prachatice last night returned the compliment with an enchanting programme presented to their Birmingham hosts.
returned the compliment saying he hoped he career at the Bernabeu.
Miliband returned the compliment by describing Clinton as "delightful".
But O'Brien immediately returned the compliment and the pair then held serve until 5-5 when O'Brien was broken again and Shvedova went onto take the first set 7-5.
After Barcelona gave the hospitality of their city to Celtic fans, Celtic returned the compliment by fielding Gary Caldwell.
Shields later returned the compliment as he set up Tait to slot home into an empty net.
They had to wait until the 73rd minute for Shaun Beck to head home Lee Taylor's cross and then Beck returned the compliment with a cross for Taylor to head in two minutes later.