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esteem

noun [U] uk   /ɪˈstiːm/ formal us  
respect for or a good opinion of someone: There has been a drop in public esteem for teachers. Because of their achievements they were held in (= given) (high) esteem.

esteem

verb [T not continuous] uk   /ɪˈstiːm/ us  
to respect someone or have a good opinion of them: Her work is highly esteemed by all her colleagues. [+ obj + noun/adj ] old-fashioned I would esteem (= consider) it a favour if you would accompany me.
Translations of “esteem”
in Korean 자존심…
in Arabic احتِرام…
in French estimer…
in Turkish saygı, hürmet, değer…
in Italian stima, considerazione…
in Chinese (Traditional) 尊敬,敬重, 好評…
in Russian уважение, почтение…
in Polish szacunek, estyma…
in Spanish apreciar, estimar…
in Portuguese estima…
in German achten…
in Catalan estima…
in Japanese 尊敬…
in Chinese (Simplified) 尊敬,敬重, 好评…
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