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es·ti·ma·ble

 (ĕs′tə-mə-bəl)
adj.
1. Possible to estimate: estimable assets; an estimable distance.
2. Deserving of esteem; admirable: an estimable young professor.

[Middle English, from Old French, from Latin aestimābilis, from aestimāre, to value.]

es′ti·ma·ble·ness n.
es′ti·ma·bly adv.

estimable

(ˈɛstɪməbəl)
adj
worthy of respect; deserving of admiration: my estimable companion.
ˈestimableness n
ˈestimably adv

es•ti•ma•ble

(ˈɛs tə mə bəl)

adj.
1. worthy of esteem; deserving respect or admiration.
2. capable of being estimated.
[1425–75; late Middle English < Middle French < Latin]
es′ti•ma•ble•ness, n.
es′ti•ma•bly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.estimable - deserving of respect or high regard
worthy - having worth or merit or value; being honorable or admirable; "a worthy fellow"; "a worthy cause"
contemptible - deserving of contempt or scorn
2.estimable - deserving of esteem and respect; "all respectable companies give guarantees"; "ruined the family's good name"
reputable - having a good reputation; "a reputable business"; "a reputable scientist"; "a reputable wine"
3.estimable - may be computed or estimated; "a calculable risk"; "computable odds"; "estimable assets"
calculable - capable of being calculated or estimated; "a calculable risk"; "calculable odds"

estimable

adjective respectable, good, valued, respected, excellent, honoured, valuable, worthy, esteemed, admirable, honourable, reputable, meritorious an estimable cricket team with two members holding world records

estimable

adjective
Translations

estimable

[ˈestɪməbl] ADJestimable

estimable

adj
(= deserving respect)schätzenswert
(= that can be estimated)(ab)schätzbar

estimable

[ˈɛstɪməbl] adjstimabile
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