To admire something is to have a deep respect for it. You might admire someone's intelligence or their skill at basketball.

  • He admires the way she dresses and the way she styles her hair.

  • The woman admires the artistry of the painting, even though she can't understand a word of it.

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Example Sentences for admires

  • 1

    Tzu won the admiration and respect of the villagers.

  • 2

    They admired to be a wrangler.

  • 3

    They are admiring their forefathers.

  • 4

    She was an admirer of the singer.

  • 5

    The admirals of the navy disagreed.

  • 6

    The childhood part is admirable.

  • 7

    It is the equivalent of the naval rank of Admiral.

  • 8

    It's an admirably lucid discussion of the matter.

  • 9

    Importunate admirers blocked the entrance.

  • 10

    She was not insensible to the admiration of Andrei.