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admire

verb [T]
 
 
/ədˈmaɪər/ US  /-ˈmaɪr/
to respect and approve of someone or their behaviour, or to find someone or something attractive and pleasant to look at
钦佩;羡慕;赞赏;欣赏
I admired him for his determination.
我很欣赏他那坚毅的性格。
I really admire people who can work in such difficult conditions.
我实在是很钦佩那些能在如此艰苦的条件下工作的人。
We stood for a few moments, admiring the view.
我们驻足了一会儿,欣赏美丽的景色。
I was just admiring your jacket, Delia.
我只是在欣赏你的夹克衫,迪莉娅,没别的。
Showing respect and admiration
Translations of “admire”
in Spanish admirar…
in Arabic يُعجَب بِـ, يُكبِر…
in Korean 감탄하다, 존경하다…
in Portuguese admirar…
in French admirer…
in German bewundern…
in Catalan admirar…
in Japanese ~に見とれる, ~に敬服する, ~を称賛する…
in Russian восхищаться…
in Chinese (Traditional) 欽佩, 羨慕, 讚賞…
in Italian ammirare…
in Turkish hayran olmak, gıbta etmek, saygı duymak…
in Polish podziwiać…
(Definition of admire from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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