What does praiseworthy mean?

Definitions for praiseworthyˈpreɪzˌwɜr ði

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word praiseworthy.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. applaudable, commendable, laudable, praiseworthy(adj)

    worthy of high praise

    "applaudable efforts to save the environment"; "a commendable sense of purpose"; "laudable motives of improving housing conditions"; "a significant and praiseworthy increase in computer intelligence"

Wiktionary

  1. praiseworthy(Adjective)

    Meriting praise; worthy of high praise

Webster Dictionary

  1. Praiseworthy(adj)

    worthy of praise or applause; commendable; as, praiseworthy action; he was praiseworthy

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of praiseworthy in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of praiseworthy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    If you want to do something very praiseworthy and very saintly, make a child happy!

  2. Ambrose Gwinett Bierce:

    There are four kinds of Homicide felonious, excusable, justifiable, and praiseworthy.

  3. Joseph Addison:

    Ridicule is generally made use of to laugh men out of virtue and good sense, by attacking everything praiseworthy in human life.

  4. Firdausi:

    Choose knowledge, if thou desirest a blessing from the Universal Provider; for the ignorant man cannot raise himself above the earth, and it is by knowledge that thou must render thy soul praiseworthy.

  5. Walter Benjamin:

    Of all the ways of acquiring books, writing them oneself is regarded as the most praiseworthy method. Writers are really people who write books not because they are poor, but because they are dissatisfied with the books which they could buy but do not like.

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