Definition of creditable in English:

creditable

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Pronunciation: /ˈkrɛdɪtəb(ə)l
 
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adjective

Derivatives

creditability

Pronunciation: /-ˈbɪlɪti/
noun
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  • The creditability of all Gardaí is being undermined by the delays in investigating the few highly publicised cases.
  • The failure will seriously erode the nation's image in the international community and severely lower its external creditability.
  • This is necessary in order to make the system acceptable to all and to ensure its creditability from the start.

creditably

adverb
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  • Without resorting to finger gimmicks and word power, he acquits himself creditably, especially in the high-strung, emotional scenes.
  • And her pastor, probably quite creditably, is trying to give her a way to do that.
  • Although they did not win many medals, they performed creditably, and made their presence felt.

Usage

On the difference between creditable and credible, see credible (usage).

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