ALL meanings of admiration

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  • uncountable noun admiration Admiration is a feeling of great liking and respect for a person or thing. 3
  • noun admiration pleasurable contemplation or surprise 3
  • noun admiration a person or thing that is admired 3
  • noun admiration wonder 3
  • noun admiration the act of admiring 3
  • noun admiration the sense of wonder, delight, and pleased approval inspired by anything fine, skillful, beautiful, etc. 3
  • noun admiration a thing or person inspiring such feelings 3
  • noun admiration the act of wondering 3
  • noun admiration Respect and warm approval. 1
  • noun admiration esteem, approval 1
  • noun admiration a feeling of wonder, pleasure, or approval. 1
  • noun admiration the act of looking on or contemplating with pleasure: admiration of fine paintings. 1
  • noun admiration an object of wonder, pleasure, or approval: The dancer was the admiration of everyone. 1
  • noun admiration Archaic. wonder; astonishment. 1
  • noun admiration Wonder mingled with approbation or delight; an emotion excited by a person or thing possessed of wonderful or high excellence; as, admiration of a beautiful person, of a landscape, of virtue. 0
  • noun admiration (Obsolete (No longer in use)) Wonder or questioning, without any particular positive or negative attitude to the subject. 0
  • noun admiration (Obsolete (No longer in use)) Cause of admiration; something to excite wonder, or pleased surprise. 0
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