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creditable

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adjective cred·it·able \ˈkre-di-tə-bəl\

Simple Definition of creditable

  • : good enough to be praised

Full Definition of creditable

  1. 1 :  worthy of belief <a creditable report>

  2. 2 :  sufficiently good to bring esteem or praise <a creditable performance>

  3. 3 :  worthy of commercial credit

  4. 4 :  capable of being assigned

cred·it·abil·i·ty play \ˌkre-di-tə-ˈbi-lə-tē\ noun
cred·it·able·ness play \ˈkre-di-tə-bəl-nəs\ noun
cred·it·ably play \-blē\ adverb

Examples of creditable

  1. <a creditable effort, even if it didn't succeed completely>

  2. <let's look for a scientifically creditable explanation before going off into the realm of the supernatural>



1526

First Known Use of creditable

1526



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