What does ADMIRE mean?

Definitions for ADMIRE
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. admire, look up to(verb)

    feel admiration for

  2. admire(verb)

    look at with admiration

Wiktionary

  1. admire(Verb)

    To be amazed at.

    Etymology: From admirer, from admiror, from ad + miror.

  2. admire(Verb)

    To regard with wonder and delight.

    Etymology: From admirer, from admiror, from ad + miror.

  3. admire(Verb)

    to look upon with an elevated feeling of pleasure, as something which calls out approbation, esteem, love or reverence;

    Etymology: From admirer, from admiror, from ad + miror.

  4. admire(Verb)

    to estimate or prize highly; as, to admire a person of high moral worth, to admire a landscape.

    Etymology: From admirer, from admiror, from ad + miror.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Admire(verb)

    to regard with wonder or astonishment; to view with surprise; to marvel at

  2. Admire(verb)

    to regard with wonder and delight; to look upon with an elevated feeling of pleasure, as something which calls out approbation, esteem, love, or reverence; to estimate or prize highly; as, to admire a person of high moral worth, to admire a landscape

  3. Admire(verb)

    to wonder; to marvel; to be affected with surprise; -- sometimes with at

Freebase

  1. Admire

    Admire is a city in Lyon County, Kansas, United States. As of the 2010 census, the city population was 156. It is part of the Emporia Micropolitan Statistical Area.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Admire

    ad-mīr′, v.t. to have a high opinion of: to love.—v.i. (arch.) to be affected with wonder at.—adj. Ad′mirable, worthy of being admired.—n. Ad′mirableness.—adv. Ad′mirably.—ns. Admir′ance (Spens.), admiration; Admirā′tion, the act of admiring: wonder, together with esteem, love, or veneration: (B., Shak., and Milton) astonishment.—adj. Ad′mirative.—n. Admīr′er, one who admires: a lover.—adv. Admīr′ingly. [Fr. admirer—L. ad, at, mirāri, to wonder.]

British National Corpus

  1. Verbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'ADMIRE' in Verbs Frequency: #689

How to pronounce ADMIRE?

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How to say ADMIRE in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ADMIRE in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ADMIRE in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of ADMIRE in a Sentence

  1. William Arthur Ward:

    Blessed is he who has learned To admire but not envy, To follow but not imitate, To praise but not flatter, And to lead but not manipulate.

  2. Natalie Portman:

    I am deeply touched and humbled by this honor, i am proud of my Israeli roots and Jewish heritage ; they are crucial parts of who I am. It is such a privilege to be counted among the outstanding Laureates whom I admire so much.

  3. Carly Fiorina:

    I think there are many, many Democrats who find it impossible to admire a woman that they politically disagree with, so when you have Democrats saying my candidacy is offensive to women, that's about politics. That's not about an admiration of a fellow woman. That's not about kinship. And I think that's too bad.

  4. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    When you admire the light, remember to give the darkness its due as well, because without it, the beauty of the light will disappear!

  5. Steve Arneson:

    Bosses talk about qualities in others they admire or like.

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