1 appreciative, approving, commendatory, congratulatory, eulogistic, flattering, laudatory, panegyrical
2 courtesy, donated, free, free of charge, gratis, gratuitous, honorary, on the house
1 abusive, critical, disparaging, fault-finding, insulting, scathing, uncomplimentary, unflattering
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1 adj If you are complimentary about something, you express admiration for it.
usu v-link ADJ
The staff have been very complimentary, and so have the customers..., We often get complimentary remarks regarding the cleanliness of our patio.
2 adj A complimentary seat, ticket, or book is given to you free.
usu ADJ n
He had complimentary tickets to take his wife to see the movie.
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