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"
Worthy of being lauded; praiseworthy; commendable; as, laudable motives; laudable actions; laudable ambition.
Healthy; salubrious; normal; having a disposition to promote healing; not noxious; as, laudable juices of the body; laudable pus.
worthy of being lauded; praiseworthy; commendable; as, laudable motives; laudable actions; laudable ambition
healthy; salubrious; normal; having a disposition to promote healing; not noxious; as, laudable juices of the body; laudable pus
Origin: [L. laudabilis: cf. OE. laudable. See Laud, v. i.]
He switched of the unwanted lights in his house during earth hour thus conserving energy and contributing to a green way of life
The numerical value of laudable in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of laudable in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
The coming together of two laudable movements -- death with dignity and cost containment -- concerns me Patients have a right to die. But do they have a duty to die
The gains we have made on preventing mother-to-child transmission are laudable and to be celebrated, immediate investments are needed to get lifesaving treatment to children and adolescents who are infected.
We hear much of a decent pride, a becoming proud, a noble pride, a laudable pride. Can that be decent, of which we ought to be ashamed? Can that be becoming, of which God has set forth the deformity? Can that be noble which God resists and is determined to abase? Can that be laudable, which God call abominable.
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