commendably


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Related to commendably: superficially, appraising

com·mend

 (kə-mĕnd′)
tr.v. com·mend·ed, com·mend·ing, com·mends
1. To express approval of; praise: commended the volunteers for their hard work. See Synonyms at praise.
2.
a. To represent as worthy, qualified, or desirable; recommend: I commend her book to you.
b. To cause to be worthy of recommendation: There is much about her book to commend it.
3. To commit to the care of another; entrust: commended the orphans to the care of a guardian.

[Middle English commenden, from Latin commendāre : com-, intensive pref.; see com- + mandāre, to entrust; see man- in Indo-European roots.]

com·mend′a·ble adj.
com·mend′a·bly adv.
Translations

commendably

[kəˈmendəblɪ] ADV it was commendably shorttuvo el mérito de ser breve
you have been commendably promptle felicito por la prontitud

commendably

[kəˈmɛndəbli] adv
commendably restrained → d'une retenue exemplaire
commendably honest → d'une honnêteté louable

commendably

advlobenswerterweise

commendably

[kəˈmɛndəblɪ] advlodevolmente
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