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1. laudable

adjective. ['ˈlɔdəbəl'] worthy of high praise.

Synonyms

  • applaudable
  • worthy
  • praiseworthy

Antonyms

  • worthless
  • unworthiness
  • evil
  • dishonorable

Etymology

  • -able (English)
  • laud (English)
  • lauder (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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Words that Rhyme with Laudable

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Example sentences of the word laudable


1. Adjective
Optimism, although laudable, can be your enemy in these situations.

Quotes containing the word laudable


1. The exaltation and happiness of any community, goes hand in hand with the knowledge possessed by the people, when applied to laudable ends; whereupon we can exclaim like the wise man; righteousness exalteth a nation; for righteousness embraces knowledge and knowledge is power.
- Joseph Smith Jr.

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