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Definitions for praiseworthy
ˈpreɪzˌwɜr ðipraise·wor·thy

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. applaudable, commendable, laudable, praiseworthyadjective

    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. praiseworthyadjective

    Meriting praise; worthy of high praise

Webster Dictionary

  1. Praiseworthyadjective

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

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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

Examples of praiseworthy in a Sentence

  1. Philip Sidney:

    It is great happiness to be praised of them who are most praiseworthy.

  2. 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.

  3. Ambrose Gwinett Bierce:

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

  4. Francis de Sales:

    Marital intercourse is certainly holy, lawful and praiseworthy in itself and profitable to society, yet in certain circumstances it can prove dangerous, as when through excess the soul is made sick with venial sin, or through the violation and perversion of its primary end, killed by mortal sin; such perversion, detestable in proportion to its departure from the true order, being always mortal sin, for it is never lawful to exclude the primary end of marriage which is the procreation of children.

  5. Joseph Addison:

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

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