Definition of admirable
- an admirable achievement
Loyalty was her most admirable quality.
it's admirable the way she helps her elderly neighbor with chores and errands every Saturday
These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'admirable.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.
: deserving to be admired : very good
What made you want to look up admirable? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).
to grant as a privilege or special favor
Get Word of the Day daily email!