a. deserving of praise; worthy of high praise
Kristin's dedication is laudable, but she does not have the necessary skills to be a good paralegal.
It’s a laudable goal, of course, and why wouldn’t we want someone with Zuckerberg’s influence and resources to declare it a priority?
Sentence in Classic:
For I have always borne that laudable partiality to my own country, which Dionysius Halicarnassensis, with so much justice, recommends to an historian: I would hide the frailties and deformities of my political mother, and place her virtues and beauties in the most advantageous light.
Gulliver's Travels(V1) By Jonathan Swift Context
Locksley now proceeded to the distribution of the spoil, which he performed with the most laudable impartiality.
Indolence and love of ease; a want of all laudable ambition, of taste for good company, or of inclination to take the trouble of being agreeable, which make men clergymen.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen Context