2018 Word of the Month

Words for Showing Gratitude

August Word of the Month

commendation:  a message expressing a favorable opinion; an official award usually given as formal public statement  


July Word of the Month

give:  to invest time and energy into; to transfer possession of something concrete or abstract to somebody; to convey or communicate [a compliment] with a smile, a look, a physical gesture give as a present; make a gift of; to offer in good faith


June Word of the Month

honor:  to show respect for; to give an award or a tangible symbol signifying approval or distinction


May Word of the Month

compliment:  to express praise and admiration


April Word of the Month

appreciation:  understanding the value of others; delicate discrimination (especially of aesthetic values)


March Word of the Month

felicitation:  an expression of pleasure at the success or good fortune of another; the act of acknowledging that someone has an occasion for celebration


February Word of the Month

acknowledge- to give credit; to recognize the accomplishments of others


January Word of the Month

benevolence: an inclination to do kind or charitable acts; an innate or developed disposition to do good