1 counsel, advise, guide, urge, exhort, suggest, advocate, propose, (put) forward, propound, persuade:
He recommended that the entire system should be changed.
2 endorse, praise, commend, mention favourably, vouch for, second, subscribe to, back, push, favour, approve, underwrite, stand up for, support, promote, Colloq tout, plug:
I wish Charles would stop recommending his brother-in-law for a job with us
3 make attractive or advisable or interesting or acceptable:
Wendover has little to recommend it as a tourist spot.