Entry from British & World English dictionary
(Of an action, idea, or aim) deserving praise and commendation: the efforts by the students were applaudable applaudable moral values
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- Director Jo Ward maintained her faith in her cast and performances all round were applaudable as, indeed, was Jo's choice of play and her patience.
- The applaudable philosophy is that flexibility is king.
- "I just hope that in our effort to clean up some of the worst practices we don't completely overreact and try and clamp down on perfectly normal and applaudable reporting," he said today.
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