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English definition of “creditable”

creditable

adjective uk   /ˈkred.ɪ.tə.bl̩/ us    /-t̬ə-/
deserving praise, trust, or respect: Our team came in a creditable third in the competition. The other, less creditable, reason for their decision was personal gain.Admirable and admired
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