Definitions For Compliment


  • (usually plural) a polite expression of desire for someone's welfare
  • A remark (or act) expressing praise and admiration
  • A remark that says something good about someone or something
  • An action that expresses admiration or approval


  • Say something to someone that expresses praise
  • Express respect or esteem for
  • To say nice things about (someone or something) : to pay a compliment to (someone or something)

Is Compliments a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Compliment is worth 19 points in Scrabble and 25 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Compliment in a Sentence

  • He told her he admired her paintings and she returned the compliment by saying that she was a fan of his sculptures.
  • When customers recommend our company to friends and family members, we consider that to be the highest compliment we can get.
  • Complimented her on her election victory

Synonyms for Compliment

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