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laudable

adjective uk   /ˈlɔː.də.bl̩/ us    /ˈlɑː-/ formal
(of actions and behaviour) deserving praise, even if there is little or no success: a laudable goal/ambition The recycling programme is laudable, but does it save much money?
laudably
adverb uk   /-bli/ us  
Translations of “laudable”
in Spanish loable…
in French louable…
in German lobenswert…
in Chinese (Traditional) (行為)值得讚揚的,值得稱讚的…
in Russian похвальный…
in Turkish (başarılı olmasa da) övgüye değer, takdire layık…
in Chinese (Simplified) (行为)值得赞扬的,值得称赞的…
in Polish chwalebny…
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