But some acts may be required, or at least commendable, regardless of their results.
Still, even the most commendable loyalty does not compel dishonesty.
Many of the emails said that while all of their other actions are abhorrent, the burning of Korans is commendable.
Indeed, Americans are doing a commendable job at keeping up with financial obligations.
Siegel obviously believes this to be a commendable attitude.
Collectively, they are commendable, especially those located in country places, away from scenes of dissipation and profligacy.
Your peers will probably be of the opinion that you display a commendable prudence.
The attitude of the people as soon as the news spread was commendable.
"Not a word," answered his listener, with commendable gravity.
After luncheon on Sunday, Mr. Delane had a nap, as his commendable custom was.