- Expressing praise and commendation: he was justly laudative about the quality of the performanceMore example sentences
- This language surprises at the conclusion of such an admirably clear and decisive book, a model text book in the most laudative sense of the term.
- Some who knew Wills much more intimately than Dacus did would question such a laudative expression.
- He writes these laudative words in the Introduction to the first edition of his Treatise on Mental Alienation.
late Middle English: from Latin laudativus, from laudat- 'praised', from the verb laudare (see laud).