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Synonyms for admirable
ˈæd mər ə bəl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. admirable(adj)

    deserving of the highest esteem or admiration

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

    Antonyms:
    contemptible, displeasing

  2. admirable(adj)

    inspiring admiration or approval

    "among her many admirable qualities are generosity and graciousness"

    Antonyms:
    displeasing, contemptible

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. admirable(a.)

    Synonyms:
    [Rare.] wonderful, surprising, striking, astonishing

  2. admirable(a.)

    Synonyms:
    excellent, incomparable, inimitable, fine, rare, transcendent, matchless, perfect, first-rate, worthy of admiration

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "admirable":

    impressive, commendable, remarkable, laudable, excellent, wonderful

How to pronounce admirable?

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#1353excellent
#2767wonderful
#6716impressive
#7984remarkable
#28267admirable
#43806commendable
#57665laudable

How to use admirable in a sentence?

  1. Charles Babbage:

    Propose to any englishman any principle, or any instrument, however admirable, and you will observe that the whole effort of the english mind is directed to find a difficulty, defect or an impossibility in it.

  2. Fred Shapiro:

    There are no Shakespeares nowadays, there is very little eloquence around and very few admirable things being said. Most things said are pretty awful.

  3. George Will:

    Americans are overreachers overreaching is the most admirable of the many American excesses.

  4. Mary Montagu:

    I give myself, sometimes, admirable advice, but I am incapable of taking it.

  5. Delmore Schwartz:

    Love is the most difficult and dangerous form of courage. Courage is the most desperate, admirable and noble kind of love.


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