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respect

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adore

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marvel at

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Synonyms for admire

to regard with great pleasure or approval

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to have a high opinion of

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feel admiration for

look at with admiration

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When you are more used to Tommie, Miss Pink, you will understand and admire him.
The artists may say what they please; I see nothing to admire in rotten cottages, and bad drainage, and ignorant people.
nobody will ever admire you till you get rid of your rough, awkward manners.
Why, dear Maggie," she interposed, "you have always pretended that you are too fond of being admired; and now, I think, you are angry because some one ventures to admire you.
It was perfectly natural and safe to admire beauty and enjoy looking at it,--at least under such circumstances as the present.
But, however, he did not admire her at all; indeed, nobody can, you know; and he seemed quite struck with Jane as she was going down the dance.
And more I admire Thy distant fire, Than that colder, lowly light.
I learned, from the views of social life which it developed, to admire their virtues and to deprecate the vices of mankind.
I learned from Werter's imaginations despondency and gloom, but Plutarch taught me high thoughts; he elevated me above the wretched sphere of my own reflections, to admire and love the heroes of past ages.