Admirable and Detestable


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Admirable adjective – Deserving of high regard or great approval.
Usage example: it's admirable the way she helps her elderly neighbor with chores and errands every Saturday

Detestable is an antonym for admirable in held in great respect topic.
Nearby Words: admire, admiration, admired, admirably, admirer
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Detestable adjective – Not following or in accordance with standards of honor and decency.
Admirable is an antonym for detestable in loathsome topic.
Nearby Words: detestation, detested, detestably, detesting
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person admirable person detestable person
character admirable character detestable character
man admirable man detestable man
qualities admirable qualities detestable qualities
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Admirable & Detestable. N.p., 2016. Web. 06 Mar. 2021. <>.
Detestable or Admirable. 2016. Accessed March 06, 2021.

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