recommend verb

1 say that sb/sth is good

ADV. highly, thoroughly This book is highly recommended by teachers. | certainly, definitely I definitely recommend this film. | heartily | personally Consult a solicitor who is personally recommended to you.

PREP. for Who would you recommend for the job? | to I can recommend this book to anyone interested in food.

PHRASES sth has a lot/much to recommend it Your idea has much to recommend it.

2 advise sb to do sth

ADV. strongly I would strongly recommend that you get professional advice. | particularly, specifically