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admire

verb /ədˈmaiə/
to look at with great pleasure and often to express this pleasure
bewundern
I’ve just been admiring your new car.
to have a very high opinion of (something or someone)
bewundern
I admire John’s courage.
admirable /ˈӕdmə-/ adjective extremely good
bewundernswert
His ability to remain calm is admirable.
admirably /ˈӕdmə-/ adverb extremely well
bewundernswert
He’s admirably suited to the job.
admiration /ӕdmiˈreiʃən/ noun
die Bewunderung
They were filled with admiration at the team’s performance.
admirer noun one who admires (someone or something)
der/die Bewunderer(in)
He is an admirer of Mozart.
a man who is attracted by a particular woman
der/die Verehrer(in)
She has many admirers.
admiring adjective
bewundernd
She received many admiring glances.
admiringly adverb
bewundernd
Translations of “admire”
in Korean 감탄하다, 존경하다…
in Arabic يُعجَب بِـ, يُكبِر…
in French admirer…
in Italian ammirare…
in Chinese (Traditional) 欽佩, 羨慕, 讚賞…
in Russian восхищаться…
in Turkish hayran olmak, gıbta etmek, saygı duymak…
in Polish podziwiać…
in Spanish admirar…
in Portuguese admirar…
in Catalan admirar…
in Japanese ~に見とれる, ~に敬服する, ~を称賛する…
in Chinese (Simplified) 钦佩, 羡慕, 赞赏…
(Definition of admire from the Password English-German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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