adverb see applaud

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • applaudably — See applaudable. * * * …   Universalium

  • applaudably — adv. in a manner worthy of praise, commendably …   English contemporary dictionary

  • applaudably — ap·plaud·a·bly …   English syllables

  • applaudably — adverb see applaudable …   Useful english dictionary

  • applaudable — applaudably, adv. /euh plaw deuh beuhl/, adj. worthy of praise or applause; estimable; admirable: applaudable efforts to save the environment. [APPLAUD + ABLE] * * * …   Universalium

  • applaud — verb Etymology: Middle English, from Middle French or Latin; Middle French aplaudir, from Latin applaudere, from ad + plaudere to applaud Date: 15th century intransitive verb to express approval especially by clapping the hands transitive verb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • applaudable — adjective worthy of high praise applaudable efforts to save the environment a commendable sense of purpose laudable motives of improving housing conditions a significant and praiseworthy increase in computer intelligence • Syn: ↑commendable,… …   Useful english dictionary

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