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Definition of "admiring" []

  • To regard with esteem, respect, approval, or pleased surprise (verb)
  • To wonder at (verb)
  • Feeling or showing admiration. (adjective)

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  • Present participle of admire. (verb)

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Use "admiring" in a sentence
  • "But if pleasure is to be had in admiring great works of art, 50 Years at Pace packs a laudable punch."
  • "Adam Smith thought there was pleasure to be had simply in admiring the craftsmanship of a well-made watch, even if its extra accuracy was of little practical benefit."
  • "By the end, I did begin admiring her helpfulness and how happy she was when she could tutor her classmates."