Associations to the word «Admire»


ADMIRE, verb. (obsolete) (transitive) To be amazed at; to view with surprise; to marvel at.
ADMIRE, verb. (transitive) To regard with wonder and delight.
ADMIRE, verb. (transitive) to look upon with an elevated feeling of pleasure, as something which calls out approbation, esteem, love or reverence;
ADMIRE, verb. (transitive) to estimate or prize highly.

Dictionary definition

ADMIRE, verb. Feel admiration for.
ADMIRE, verb. Look at with admiration.

Wise words

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