- Word Explorer, Word Parts
|part of speech:
||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.
- appreciation, esteem, regard, respect
- contempt, scorn
- similar words:
- affection, approval, awe, devotion, favor, honor, reverence, wonder, worship