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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In an admirable manner.

Usage examples (17)
  • Adjective : a praiseworthy motive
  • The firing ceased immediately, the American's boats were launched, and every effort praiseworthily made to save the sinking crew.
  • I intend, to-day, dear M., to be as disagreeably statistical and as praiseworthily matter-of-factish as the most dogged utilitarian could desire.
  • But certainly the author did this not less praiseworthily than wisely, that he might here, by implication, touch upon the origin of that famous family, and might give a... for more
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