estimable Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"estimable" in British English

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estimableadjective

uk   us   /ˈes.tɪ.mə.bl̩/ formal
of a ​person or ​theirbehaviour , ​considered to be very good or ​deservingpraise: He writes estimable ​poetry under a ​pseudonym. Her ​performance under such ​stressfulconditions was estimable.
(Definition of estimable from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"estimable" in American English

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estimableadjective [not gradable]

 us   /ˈes·tə·mə·bəl/ fml
considered with ​respect: She ​ran an estimable if ​obscurepublishinghouse for ​nearly fifty ​years.
(Definition of estimable from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “estimable”
in Chinese (Simplified) 值得敬重的,值得敬佩的, 值得称道的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 值得敬重的,值得敬佩的, 值得稱道的…
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