What does admirable mean?

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ˈæd mər ə bəlad·mirable

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. admirable(adj)

    deserving of the highest esteem or admiration

    "an estimable young professor"; "trains ran with admirable precision"; "his taste was impeccable, his health admirable"

  2. admirable(adj)

    inspiring admiration or approval

    "among her many admirable qualities are generosity and graciousness"

Wiktionary

  1. admirable(Adjective)

    Deserving of the highest esteem or admiration.

    It's admirable that Shelley overcame her handicap and excelled in her work.

    Etymology: From admirable, from admirabilis.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Admirable(adj)

    fitted to excite wonder; wonderful; marvelous

  2. Admirable(adj)

    having qualities to excite wonder united with approbation; deserving the highest praise; most excellent; -- used of persons or things

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How to say admirable in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of admirable in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of admirable in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of admirable in a Sentence

  1. Marc Anthony:

    This award honors artists whose outstanding careers have influenced several generations, tonight, this honor is given to a man with an admirable and moving voice, a true master whose talent has left forever a mark on the world of music and in our hearts.

  2. Serena Williams:

    He said it would be a big mistake if I didn't go back and I thought that was really admirable.

  3. Ron Schlecht:

    Customer information segregated from any other systems is a great idea, the separation of functions and infrastructure is an admirable tactic in protecting all systems. Limiting security privileges to what is necessary for business is common in security defenses, and is something that is typically assessed when companies are close partners or are in a vendor/customer relationship.

  4. Filmmaker Leslee Udwin:

    I was just so in awe of and respectful of NDTV's decision, very difficult decision for a broadcaster who has been told that broadcasting this film is now illegal, is somehow a shameful thing, to actually make that kind of statement ... was so admirable. I love NDTV. They are my heroes for doing this.

  5. Wu Rongrong:

    When I watch her speeches, I think she has many feminist ideas, to be a female leader, I think it's an admirable thing.

Images & Illustrations of admirable

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