Translation of "admire" - English-Italian dictionary

admire

verb uk /ədˈmaɪər/ (present participle admiring, past tense and past participle admired)

B1 to look at something or someone and think that he, she, or it is attractive

ammirare
I was just admiring your shirt.

to like something or to like and respect someone for the good qualities that he, she, or it has

ammirare
I admire him for being so determined.

(Translation of “admire” from the Cambridge English–Italian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)