admirer


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one who ardently admires

a man who courts a woman

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It was a hazardous, though maybe a gallant thing to do, since it is probable that the legend commonly received has had no small share in the growth of Strickland's reputation; for there are many who have been attracted to his art by the detestation in which they held his character or the compassion with which they regarded his death; and the son's well-meaning efforts threw a singular chill upon the father's admirers.
Sending her out to attract and torment and do mischief, Miss Havisham sent her with the malicious assurance that she was beyond the reach of all admirers, and that all who staked upon that cast were secured to lose.
He was finally to triumph wherever pre-eminent talents win admirers.
Geoffrey turned to his admirers and adherents with a roar of derisive laughter.
cried Geoffrey's admirers, still fighting the battle on their side, in the absence of any encouragement from Geoffrey himself.
You also know of the legacy of five thousand pounds, left to him shortly afterwards, by one of those many admirers among the soft sex whose good graces this fascinating man had contrived to win.
The latter, who had seen enough of it by this time, by a rapid motion put aside his too demonstrative admirers and went out of the palace, directing his steps immediately toward the balloon, for it was now six o'clock in the evening.
So at it he went, in one of the wildest jigs that ever was seen, twisting, turning, and jerking himself in all directions; dancing with his hands, dancing with his body, dancing with his knees, dancing with his feet; describing the most fearful contortions and extravagant evolutions; throwing himself into incredible attitudes; grimacing beyond all belief, and, in fine giving his savage admirers a strange idea of the style of ballet adopted by the deities in the moon.
After exhausting life in his efforts for mankind's spiritual good, he had made the manner of his death a parable, in order to impress on his admirers the mighty and mournful lesson, that, in the view of Infinite Purity, we are sinners all alike.
IANS Krystle D'Souza is getting gifts from her secret admirer ahead of her birthday on March 1.
The Celtic boss is an admirer of the Spaniard, right, and travelled to Barcelona to study coaching methods when the Manchester City boss was in charge at the Nou Camp.
In Rio, Bolt twerked with an admirer and snogged another.
Summary: The Duke of Cambridge was left red faced in Glasgow on Thursday as he attempted to greet a young admirer with a kiss.
TOM QUEALLY is not the greatest admirer of the racing press, and there have been times when members of the racing press have been given good reason not to be the greatest admirers of Queally, but it would be remiss not to comment on his role in the Frankel story.
Big Eck knows McGeady well from his time as Rangers boss and is a long-time admirer of the Republic of Ireland star.