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ADMIRABLE

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does admirable mean? 

ADMIRABLE (adjective)
  The adjective ADMIRABLE has 2 senses:

1. deserving of the highest esteem or admiration
2. inspiring admiration or approval

  Familiarity information: ADMIRABLE used as an adjective is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


ADMIRABLE (adjective)


Sense 1admirable [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Deserving of the highest esteem or admiration

Context examples:

an estimable young professor / trains ran with admirable precision / his taste was impeccable, his health admirable

Similar:

estimable (deserving of respect or high regard)


Sense 2admirable [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Inspiring admiration or approval

Context example:

among her many admirable qualities are generosity and graciousness

Similar:

pleasing (giving pleasure and satisfaction)


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