A great merit or award. A great praise.
Your work should receive such an accolade.
av CGray1387 20. mai 2006
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a useless pat on the back from your asshole employer
I got accolades in the company newsletter for a job well done instead of a raise.
av spidey_88 21. mai 2010
That in which one must shout in addition to a gesture of hands raised, upon the knowledge of an audible exchange of an approbation.
Stranger: "You look cute today"
av The Agressor 27. september 2010