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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Deserving admiration.

Usage examples (35)
  • A child must learn early to believe that she is somebody worthwhile, and that she can do many praiseworthy things.
  • What makes this especially praiseworthy is that such an increase, like all taxes on goods and services, hits especially hard on the poor.
  • What's especially praiseworthy is their ensemble acting, the ebbs and flows of who's in and out being handled with confidence and control.
  • They may wish to take the needs of her or his subjects into account (III. 15) but this is only "praiseworthy" and not imperative. for more
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