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ad·mi·ra·tion

admiration

 
pronunciation:
aed m reI shn
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part of speech: noun
definition: a feeling of wonder, awe, or deep respect.
She was filled with admiration as she watched the doctor work with the sick children.He had a deep admiration for his favorite baseball player.
synonyms:
appreciation, esteem, regard, respect
antonyms:
contempt, scorn
similar words:
affection, approval, awe, devotion, favor, honor, reverence, wonder, worship
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