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Definition of Admiration

Admiration

  1. Wonder; astonishment.
  2. 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.
  3. Cause of admiration; something to excite wonder, or pleased surprise; a prodigy.

Admiration Quotations

The love of family and the admiration of friends is much more important than wealth and privilege. - Charles Kuralt
The love of family and the admiration of friends is much more important than wealth and privilege.
Charles Kuralt

My religion consists of a humble admiration of the illimitable superior spirit who reveals himself in the slight details we are able to perceive with our frail and feeble mind.
Albert Einstein

If you want to sacrifice the admiration of many men for the criticism of one, go ahead, get married.
Katharine Hepburn

Cats have it all - admiration, an endless sleep, and company only when they want it.
Rod McKuen

From the days of biplanes and silk scarves, the aviator has been the archetype of masculine glamour. Aviators have personified national ideals, from French elan to Soviet party discipline. They've inspired lust and admiration. They've turned sunglasses and short, utilitarian leather jackets into fashion statements.
Virginia Postrel
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Admiration Translations

admiration in French is admiration
admiration in German is Bewunderung
admiration in Latin is admiratio
admiration in Swedish is beundran, beundran
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