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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
1. (v. t.) To regard with wonder or astonishment; to view with surprise; to marvel at.

2. (v. t.) To regard with wonder and delight; to look upon with an elevated feeling of pleasure, as something which calls out approbation, esteem, love, or reverence; to estimate or prize highly; as, to admire a person of high moral worth, to admire a landscape.

3. (v. i.) To wonder; to marvel; to be affected with surprise; -- sometimes with at.

Greek
2296. thaumazo -- to marvel, wonder
... to marvel, wonder. Part of Speech: Verb Transliteration: thaumazo Phonetic Spelling:
(thou-mad'-zo) Short Definition: I wonder, admire Definition: (a) intrans ...
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Strong's Hebrew
1239. baqar -- to inquire, seek
... A primitive root; properly, to plough, or (generally) break forth, ie (figuratively)
to inspect, admire, care for, consider -- (make) inquire (-ry), (make ...
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Library

Wherein one Ought to Admire the Saints.
... The Conferences of John Cassian. Chapter II. Wherein one ought to admire
the saints. Wherefore we never ought to admire those who ...
/.../cassian/the conferences of john cassian/chapter ii wherein one ought.htm

The Beatific vision
... Indeed, I never saw the man yet, however bad he was himself, who did not, in his
better moments, admire what was right and good; and say, 'Bad as I may be ...
/.../kingsley/the good news of god/sermon i the beatific vision.htm

The Transfiguration
... sunset; when we hear the rolling of the thunder-storm; we do not talk about them;
we do not begin to cry, How awful, how magnificent; we admire them in silence ...
/.../kingsley/town and country sermons/sermon iii the transfiguration.htm

You Observe How He Treats Ambrose. First, He Calls Him a Crow and ...
... they bring against me in violent abuse I accept as the highest praise; for I wish
to imitate the man whom we and all who are wise admire." Your plagiarisms ...
/.../25 you observe how he.htm

Christmas and the Aesthetes
... bad are good. It is tragic to admire and honestly admire a human group, but
to admire it in a photographic negative. It is difficult ...
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Ep. Iv.
... For my part I will admire your Pontus and your Pontic darkness, and your dwelling
place so worthy of exile, and the hills over your head, and the wild beasts ...
/.../cyril/select letters of saint gregory nazianzen/ep iv.htm

Ep. Xlvi. To Basil.
... palace of learning? Your affairs trifles to Gregory? What then on earth could
any one admire, if Gregory admire not you? There is one ...
/.../cyril/select letters of saint gregory nazianzen/ep xlvi to basil.htm

John Chapter vi. 14-Jan
... the mind should be roused to attention, there is exhibited to the eyes, whereon
the understanding should be exercised, that we might admire the invisible God ...
/.../augustine/homilies on the gospel of john/tractate xxiv john chapter vi.htm

Second Series
... I should purposely decline, what many admire, an highly ornamental style.
I cannot admire French oratory: I despise it from my heart. ...
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An Exhortation to the Amorous Submission which we Owe to the ...
... For indeed it suffices that, after the example of the Apostle, we admire
it without stopping at the difficulty and obscurity of it. ...
/.../francis/treatise on the love of god/chapter viii an exhortation to.htm

Thesaurus
Admire (1 Occurrence)
... with an elevated feeling of pleasure, as something which calls out approbation,
esteem, love, or reverence; to estimate or prize highly; as, to admire a person ...
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Admiration (2 Occurrences)

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Zealots
... zel'-ut, zel'-uts: Simon, one of the apostles, was called "the Zealot" Zelotes from
zeloo "to rival," "emulate," "be jealous," "admire," "desire greatly," Luke ...
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Zealot (4 Occurrences)
... zel'-ut, zel'-uts: Simon, one of the apostles, was called "the Zealot" Zelotes from
zeloo "to rival," "emulate," "be jealous," "admire," "desire greatly," Luke ...
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Garden (68 Occurrences)
... Arab boys modeling a garden out of mud and conducting water to irrigate it by channels
from a nearby canal, in a manner that a modern engineer would admire. ...
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Marvel (20 Occurrences)
... to wonder" (Genesis 43:33 Psalm 48:5, the Revised Version (British and American)
"were amazed"; Ecclesiastes 5:8); of thaumazo, "to admire," "wonder" (Matthew 8 ...
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Morality
... 4. (n.) The practice of the moral duties; rectitude of life; conformity to the standard
of right; virtue; as, we often admire the politeness of men whose ...
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Marvelous (30 Occurrences)
... to wonder" (Genesis 43:33 Psalm 48:5, the Revised Version (British and American)
"were amazed"; Ecclesiastes 5:8); of thaumazo, "to admire," "wonder" (Matthew 8 ...
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Pulled (84 Occurrences)
... Luke 21:6 "As to these things which you now admire, the time is coming when there
will not be one stone left here upon another which will not be pulled down ...
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Admired (1 Occurrence)
... Noah Webster's Dictionary 1. (imp. & pp) of Admire. 2. (a.) Regarded with
wonder and delight; highly prized; as, an admired poem. ...
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