from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Usage Problem A praising remark; an accolade or compliment: "Children's book author Virginia Hamilton added another kudo to her prize-laden career” ( Calvin Reid). See Usage Note at kudos.
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- n. A compliment or praise.
Back-formation from kudos.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Back-formation from kudos, as if it were a plural with -s. (Wiktionary)