Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913 + 1828)


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Commendable (Page: 284)

Com*mend"a*ble (?), a. (Formerly accented on the first syllable.) [L. commendabilis.] Worthy of being commended or praised; laudable; praiseworthy.

Order and decent ceremonies in the church are not only comely but commendable. Bacon.
-- Com*mend"a*ble*ness, n. -- Com*mend"a*bly, adv.