Meaning of “think the world of someone/something” in the English Dictionary

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"think the world of someone/something" in American English

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think the world of someone/something

also think highly of someone/something

to have a very high opinion of someone or something:

I think the world of my niece - she's a smart, loving girl.
His professors at Columbia think very highly of him.

(Definition of “think the world of someone/something” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)