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English definition of “laudable”


adjective     /ˈlɔː.də.bl̩/ US  /ˈlɑː-/ formal
(of actions and behaviour) deserving praise, even if there is little or no success: a laudable aim/ambition The recycling programme is laudable, but does it save much money?Admirable and admired laudably     /-bli/ adverb Admirable and admired
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