But if anything, President Obama has demonstrated an admirable nimbleness in response to changing circumstances.
They are often characterized as benevolent and admirable; when we do the same, we are angry and unreasonable.
As Phillips conveyed, in interviews so admirable for their candor, there is no right way to sort it out.
And our immune system, admirable and dedicated protector of our health, is making us sneeze our brains out.
As admirable as the U.S. fightback against Belgium was the pride and gusto of their fans.
His work abounds in an ingenious and admirable mingling of wit and humor.
Like the admirable Crichton, no art is to her unknown, no accomplishment by her neglected.
Two admirable instructors were at hand—the army and the navy.
Betty, it must be owned, has an admirable memory on these occasions.
These books are admirable for supplementary reading classes.
mid-15c., "worthy of admiration," from Middle French admirable (Old French amirable), from Latin admirabilis "admirable, wonderful," from admirari "to admire" (see admiration). In early years it also carried a stronger sense of "awe-inspiring."