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Commendable Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0

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

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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

  • Immigration courtesy campaign to start
    The Immigration Department is appealing to travellers to vote in its annual courtesy campaign at 10 immigration control points from November 17 to 23. Travellers can vote for immigration officers who perform commendable services. Ballot forms can be obtained from staff and placed in the ballot boxes behind immigration counters after the required information has be Read more on this news related to 'Commendable'
  • Time to Salute Our Military as They Save the Kilowatts
    In light of yesterday’s commendable day, the Defense Energy Summit (DES) is hosting its second annual forum in Austin, TX, and EDF is a proud sponsor once again. One of the goals for this conference is to build the foundation for a new Defense Energy Center of Excellence (DECE), which [...] Read more on this news related to 'Commendable'
  • Letter: Miller deserves more for Fort Hood bravery
    The awarding of the Army Commendation Medal to Army Maj. Patrick Miller for his bravery in the Fort Hood killings is commendable but not nearly enough. The ACM is often given as a reward for good service, (I have two myself), but insufficiently recognized Miller’s bravery. Read more on this news related to 'Commendable'

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