Commendable

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Commendable Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

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  • 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"
  • in an admirable manner; "the children''s responses were admirably normal"

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Commendable'


  • Commendable: Commendable (April 13, 1997 – April 10, 2014) was an American Thoroughbred racehorse, best known for his victory in the 2000 Belmont Stakes. In his racing

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'Commendable' example sentence in quotations


* Writing ought either to be the manufacture of stories for which there is a market demand -- a business as safe and commendable as making soap or breakfast foods -- or it should be an art, which is always a search for something for which there is no market demand, something new and untried, where the values are intrinsic and have nothing to do with standardized values. - Willa Sibert Cather


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Commendable Sample Sentences in News


  • Commendable ambition but cliched narrative in 'Disconnection'
    Playwright Allen Barton bravely dares the lion's den in “Disconnection,” his world premiere play, presented by the Skylight Theatre Company at the Beverly Hills Playhouse. Read more on this news related to 'Commendable'
  • Despite political fatigue, #KitaLawan’s 10k turnout commendable, say analysts
    Pakatan Rakyat's ability to pull in a 10,000 crowd to its #KitaLawan rally today is commendable, say analysts, despite the opposition pact’s dented image due to incessant spats among its allies, lack of endorsement from the PAS leadership, and with Malaysians weary of politics and preoccupied with the rising cost of living. Although this... Read more on this news related to 'Commendable'
  • Letter: New Bern’s Battlefield
    I think it’s commendable that the Historical Society and others are teaching children about New Bern’s Civil War experience. However I do take issue with having the children “re-live” or “re-enact” the March 14, 1862, battle. Of course, thank God, this cannot be done, but for the children to conclude that it was fun and games is to distort the fact tha Read more on this news related to 'Commendable'

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