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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 ad·mi·ra·ble /ˈædm(ə)rəbəl/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ad·mi·ra·ble a.
 1. Fitted to excite wonder; wonderful; marvelous. [Obs.]
    In man there is nothing admirable but his ignorance and weakness.   --Jer. Taylor.
 2. Having qualities to excite wonder united with approbation; deserving the highest praise; most excellent; -- used of persons or things.  “An admirable machine.”  Admirable fortitude.”
 Syn: -- Wonderful; marvelous; surprising; excellent; delightful; praiseworthy.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: deserving of the highest esteem or admiration; "an estimable
             young professor"; "trains ran with admirable
             precision"; "his taste was impeccable, his health
      2: inspiring admiration or approval; "among her many admirable
         qualities are generosity and graciousness"