creditable

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cred·it·a·ble / ˈkreditəbəl/ • adj. (of a performance, effort, or action) deserving public acknowledgment and praise but not necessarily outstanding or successful. DERIVATIVES: cred·it·a·bil·i·ty / ˌkreditəˈbilitē/ n. cred·it·a·bly / ˈkreditəblē/ adv.