- The definition of admirable is someone or something with positive characteristics worthy of adoration, love or respect.
An example of someone who is admirable is a brave military officer.
admirable definition by Webster's New World
inspiring or deserving admiration or praise; excellent; splendid
Origin: Middle English ; from Classical Latin admirabilis ; from admirari: see admire
admirable definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- adˈmi·ra·ble·ness noun
- adˈmi·ra·bly adverb