Commendable Com*mend"a*ble, a.

Note: (Formerly accented on the first syllable.) [L. commendabilis.] Worthy of being commended or praised; laudable; praiseworthy. [1913 Webster]

Order and decent ceremonies in the church are not only comely but commendable. --Bacon. -- {Com*mend"a*ble*ness}, n. -- {Com*mend"a*bly}, adv. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • commendableness — noun The state or quality of being commendable …   Wiktionary

  • commendableness — n. praiseworthiness, laudableness, admirableness …   English contemporary dictionary

  • commendableness — com·mend·able·ness …   English syllables

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  • Laudableness — Laud a*ble*ness (l[add]d [.a]*b l*n[e^]s), n. The quality of being laudable; praiseworthiness; commendableness. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • laudableness — noun /ˈlɔːdəbəlnɪs/ The quality of being laudable; praiseworthiness; commendableness …   Wiktionary

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