What does laudable mean?

Definitions for laudable
ˈlɔ də bəllaud·able

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

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. laudable(Adjective)

    Worthy of being lauded; praiseworthy; commendable; as, laudable motives; laudable actions; laudable ambition.

  2. laudable(Adjective)

    Healthy; salubrious; normal; having a disposition to promote healing; not noxious; as, laudable juices of the body; laudable pus.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Laudable(verb)

    worthy of being lauded; praiseworthy; commendable; as, laudable motives; laudable actions; laudable ambition

  2. Laudable(verb)

    healthy; salubrious; normal; having a disposition to promote healing; not noxious; as, laudable juices of the body; laudable pus

  3. Origin: [L. laudabilis: cf. OE. laudable. See Laud, v. i.]

Editors Contribution

  1. laudable

    Commendable-praiseworthy

    He switched of the unwanted lights in his house during earth hour thus conserving energy and contributing to a green way of life

    Submitted by Lighthouse21 on April 2, 2018

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of laudable in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of laudable in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Mark Siegler:

    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

  2. Craig McClure:

    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.

  3. Robert Cecil:

    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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