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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   (=flattering)  
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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