admiration
[adməˈreɪʃ(ə)n]
NOUN
  1. respect and warm approval.
    "I have the greatest admiration for all those involved in the project"
    synonyms:
    commendation · acclaim · applause · approbation · approval · appreciation · regard · high regard · respect · praise · esteem · veneration · adulation · extolment ·
    compliments · tributes · accolades · plaudits · pats on the back · laudation
    antonyms:
    • (the admiration of)
      something regarded as impressive or worthy of respect.
      "her house was the admiration of everyone"
      synonyms:
      object of admiration · pride · pride and joy · joy · wonder · delight · marvel · sensation
    • pleasurable contemplation.
      "they were lost in admiration of the scenery"
ORIGIN
late Middle English (in the sense ‘marvelling, wonder’): from Latin admiratio(n-), from the verb admirari ( see admire).
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How to use admiration in a sentence?
Carla could not help feeling a degree of reluctant admiration for this odd female specimen.
I have the greatest admiration for all those involved in the project.
she remained poised and complacent, secure of admiration.
his eyes showed open admiration as they swept over her.
he smiled his admiration of the great stone circle.
commanding the admiration of people of quality.
they were lost in admiration of the scenery.
her voice was full of worshipful admiration.
the cheers melted into gasps of admiration.
her house was the admiration of everyone.
Kate looked at Sam with frank admiration.
a salutary fear alloyed their admiration.
begrudging admiration from a rival.
How to say admiration in other languages?
Laguages Translations
Afrikaans (NOUN)bewondering
Arabic (NOUN)الاعجاب, اعجاب, عن اعجابه
Bangla শ্রদ্ধা
Bosnian (Latin) divljenje
Bulgarian (NOUN)възхищение, адмирации
Cantonese (Traditional) 欽佩
Catalan (NOUN)admiració
Chinese Simplified 钦佩
Chinese Traditional 欽佩
Croatian (NOUN)divljenje
Czech (NOUN)obdiv
Danish (NOUN)beundring
Dutch (NOUN)bewondering
Estonian (NOUN)imetlust
Fijian qoroi
Filipino paghanga
Finnish (NOUN)ihailua
German (NOUN)Bewunderung, Verehrung
Greek (NOUN)θαυμασμό
Haitian Creole admirasyon
Hebrew (NOUN)הערצה
Hindi (NOUN)प्रशंसा
Hungarian (NOUN)csodálat
Icelandic (NOUN)aðdáun
Indonesian (NOUN)kekaguman, kagum, mengagumi
Italian (NOUN)ammirazione
Japanese (NOUN)賞賛, 憧れ, 称賛, 感嘆, 感心, 敬慕, アドミレイション, 観賞
Kiswahili pongezi
Korean (NOUN)감탄, 존경, 찬사, 칭찬
Latvian (NOUN)apbrīnu, sajūsmu
Lithuanian (NOUN)susižavėjimą, pasigėrėjimas, žavėjimasis
Malagasy fankasitrahana
Malay (Latin) (NOUN)kekaguman
Norwegian Bokmål beundring
Persian (NOUN)تحسین
Polish (NOUN)podziw, zachwyt
Portuguese (NOUN)admiração
Querétaro Otomi admiración
Romanian (NOUN)admiraţie
Russian (NOUN)восхищение
Samoan faamemelo
Serbian (Cyrillic) дивљење
Serbian (Latin) divljenje
Slovak (NOUN)obdiv
Slovenian (NOUN)občudovanje
Spanish (NOUN)admiración
Swedish (NOUN)beundran
Tahitian faahiahia
Tamil மதிப்பும்
Telugu మెప్పుకోసం
Thai ชื่นชม
Tongan faka'apa'apa
Turkish (NOUN)hayranlık, beğeni
Ukrainian (NOUN)захоплення
Urdu ستائش
Vietnamese (NOUN)ngưỡng mộ
Welsh (NOUN)edmygedd
Yucatec Maya admiración
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