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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 . ...

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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

  • NCAA president calls UGA handling of Gurley case 'commendable'
    NCAA president Mark Emmert credited Georgia with how it has dealt with its investigation of whether running back Todd Gurley signed autographs for money. Read more on this news related to 'Commendable'
  • All female Henry IV 'commendable'
    A new production of William Shakespeare's Henry IV, starring an all-female cast, gets warm reviews for the Donmar Warehouse. Read more on this news related to 'Commendable'
    In an initiative by World Boxing Council president Mauricio Sulaiman, the WBC has launched the commendable social program Boxing for a safer Mexico ... Read more on this news related to 'Commendable'

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