Translation of "admire" - English-Italian dictionary

admire

verb uk /ədˈmaɪər/ us /ədˈmɑɪər/ 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. Stavo giusto ammirando la tua camicia.

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. Lo ammiro per la sua determinazione.

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