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creditable


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Creditable  \Cred"it*a*ble\  (-?-b'l),  a. 
  1.  Worthy  of  belief.  [Obs.] 
 
  Divers  creditable  witnesses  deposed.  --Ludlow. 
 
  2.  Deserving  or  possessing  reputation  or  esteem;  reputable; 
  estimable. 
 
  This  gentleman  was  born  of  creditable  parents. 
  --Goldsmith. 
 
  3.  Bringing  credit,  reputation,  or  honor;  honorable;  as  such 
  conduct  is  highly  creditable  to  him  --Macaulay. 
 
  He  settled  him  in  a  good  creditable  way  of  living. 
  --Arbuthnot. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  creditable 
  adj  :  worthy  of  often  limited  commendation;  "the  student's  effort 
  on  the  essay--though  not  outstanding--was  creditable" 




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