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One entry found for admire.
Main Entry: ad·mire
Pronunciation: schwad-primarystressmimacr(schwa)r
Function: verb
Inflected Form(s): ad·mired; ad·mir·ing
Etymology: from early French admirer "to marvel at," from Latin admirari (same meaning), from ad- "at" and mirari "to wonder" --related to MIRACLE
1 : to look at with admiration <admire the scenery>
2 : to have high regard for <admired her courage>
- ad·mir·er /-primarystressmimacrr-schwar/ noun

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