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  • Admiration — Ad mi*ra tion, n. [F., fr. L. admiratio. See {Admire}.] 1. Wonder; astonishment. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] Season your admiration for a while. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. Wonder mingled with approbation or delight; an emotion excited by a person or thing …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • with all due respect — with the admiration that is owed. With all due respect, I think there are some facts you have not considered. Usage notes: used to disagree politely with someone …   New idioms dictionary

  • admiration — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ deep, genuine, great, sincere, tremendous ▪ frank, open ▪ sneaking (BrE) …   Collocations dictionary

  • admiration — n. 1) to arouse, win; command admiration 2) to express; feel admiration 3) blind; deep, great, sincere, strong, undying; grudging; mutual; ungrudging admiration 4) admiration for (he felt great admiration for them) 5) in, with admiration (to look …   Combinatory dictionary

  • admiration — /ædməˈreɪʃən/ (say admuh rayshuhn) noun 1. a feeling of wonder, pleasure, and approbation. 2. the act or state of looking on or contemplating with pleasure: *… Ellen, who was flushed, and in a pretty admiration of the young man. –christina stead …   Australian English dictionary

  • admiration — admirative /ad muy reuh tiv, ad meuh ray /, adj. admiratively, adv. /ad meuh ray sheuhn/, n. 1. a feeling of wonder, pleasure, or approval. 2. the act of looking on or contemplating with pleasure: admiration of fine paintings. 3. an object of… …   Universalium

  • admiration — admire ► VERB 1) regard with respect or warm approval. 2) look at with pleasure. DERIVATIVES admiration noun admirer noun admiring adjective. ORIGIN Latin admirari wonder at …   English terms dictionary

  • With Blood Comes Cleansing — Infobox Musical artist Name = With Blood Comes Cleansing Img capt = Img size = Landscape = Background = group or band Alias = Origin = Albany, Georgia, United States Genre = Deathcore Years active = 2005–2008 (on hiatus) Label = Blood Ink,… …   Wikipedia

  • admiration — noun /ˌæd.mɚˈeɪ.ʃən/ Wonder mingled with approbation or delight; an emotion excited by a person or thing possessed of wonderful or high excellence; as, admiration of a beautiful woman, of a landscape, of virtue. Syn: wonder …   Wiktionary

  • admiration — noun it is with much admiration that we dedicate tonight s concert to Dr. Woods Syn: respect, appreciation, (high) regard, esteem, veneration; commendation, acclaim, applause, praise, compliments, tributes, accolades, plaudits Ant: scorn …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • admiration — ad•mi•ra•tion [[t]ˌæd məˈreɪ ʃən[/t]] n. 1) a feeling of pleasure, approval, and often respect or wonder 2) an object of such feelings: She was the admiration of all her friends[/ex] 3) the act of regarding with approval and pleasure 4) archaic… …   From formal English to slang

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