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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [ad-mahyuh r]
    • /ædˈmaɪər/
    • /ədˈmaɪə.rər/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [ad-mahyuh r]
    • /ædˈmaɪər/

Definitions of admirers word

  • verb with object admirers to regard with wonder, pleasure, or approval. 1
  • verb with object admirers to regard with wonder or surprise (usually used ironically or sarcastically): I admire your audacity. 1
  • verb without object admirers to feel or express admiration. 1
  • verb without object admirers Dialect. to take pleasure; like or desire: I would admire to go. 1
  • idioms admirers be admiring of, Chiefly South Midland and Southern U.S. to admire: He's admiring of his brother's farm. 1
  • noun admirers Plural form of admirer. 1

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Origin of admirers

First appearance:

before 1580
One of the 35% oldest English words
1580-90; < Latin admīrārī, equivalent to ad- ad- + mīrārī (in Medieval Latin mīrāre) to wonder at, admire

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Parts of speech for Admirers


admirers popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 87% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
This word is included in each student's vocabulary. Most likely there is at least one movie with this word in the title.

admirers usage trend in Literature

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Synonyms for admirers

noun admirers

  • audience — The audience at a play, concert, film, or public meeting is the group of people watching or listening to it.
  • hearer — to perceive by the ear: Didn't you hear the doorbell?
  • playgoer — a person who attends the theater often or habitually.
  • moviegoing — the practice or act of going to see motion pictures.
  • hearers — to perceive by the ear: Didn't you hear the doorbell?

Top questions with admirers

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