estimable

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adjective es·ti·ma·ble \ˈe-stə-mə-bəl\

Definition of estimable

  1. 1 :  capable of being estimated an estimable amount

  2. 2 archaic :  valuable

  3. 3 :  worthy of esteem an estimable adversary

estimableness

noun

estimably

play \ˈe-stə-mə-blē\ adverb

Examples of estimable in a sentence

  1. She has written an estimable novel.

  2. We owe thanks to our estimable colleague.

15th Century

First Known Use of estimable

15th century


ESTIMABLE Defined for English Language Learners

estimable

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adjective es·ti·ma·ble \ˈe-stə-mə-bəl\

Definition of estimable for English Language Learners

  • : deserving respect



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