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Definition of Admiring

Admiring
Admiring Ad*mir"ing, a. Expressing admiration; as, an admiring glance. -- Ad*mir"ing*ly, adv. --Shak.
Admiring
Admire Ad*mire", v. t. [imp. & p. p. Admired; p. pr. & vb. n. Admiring.] [F. admirer, fr. L. admirari; ad + mirari to wonder, for smirari, akin to Gr. ? to smile, Skr. smi, and E. smile.] 1. To regard with wonder or astonishment; to view with surprise; to marvel at. [Archaic] Examples rather to be admired than imitated. --Fuller. 2. To regard with wonder and delight; to look upon with an elevated feeling of pleasure, as something which calls out approbation, esteem, love, or reverence; to estimate or prize highly; as, to admire a person of high moral worth, to admire a landscape. Admired as heroes and as gods obeyed. --Pope. Note: Admire followed by the infinitive is obsolete or colloquial; as, I admire to see a man consistent in his conduct. Syn: To esteem; approve; delight in.

Meaning of Admiring from wikipedia

- to be the most admired man in America for an unprecedented 11th consecutive year, although Dwight D. Eisenhower was selected most admired in twelve non-consecutive...
- any part of the world, do [they] admire most?" The result is published as a top ten list. Most years the most admired man is the sitting President of the...
- President Not to Be Named America's Most Admired Man In His First Year". Fortune. Retrieved June 11, 2018. "Most Admired Man and Woman". Gallup. Retrieved June...
- further than the rest […] he took it over the edge. And of course, I always admired a man who wears tights. I only saw him in concert once and as they say...
- Symphony Orchestra. Both were interested in rock, and Townshend particularly admired Cliff Richard's début single, "Move It". Entwistle moved to guitar, but...
- Airlines is ranked as Asia's most-admired company, and world's 19th most-admired in 2015, by Fortune's annual "50 most admired companies in the world" industry...
- evidentiality. Albanian has a series of verb forms called miratives or admiratives. These may express surprise on the part of the speaker, but may also...
- 2008). "America's Most Admired Companies". Fortune. CNN. 157 (5): 65–67. Colvin, Geoff (March 16, 2009). "The World's Most Admired Companies 2009". Fortune...
- by one portrait by Charles Sims that he ordered it to be burned. He did admire sculptor Bertram Mackennal, who created statues of George for display in...
- Huguang, changed its name to Autumn-Admiring Pavilion. It is cited from the verses of that "I stop my carriage to admire the maple trees at nightfall, whose...
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