verb (used with object)
Words nearby esteem
Origin of esteem
ANTONYMS FOR esteem
OTHER WORDS FROM esteempre·es·teem, verb (used with object)un·es·teemed, adjectivewell-es·teemed, adjective
Examples from the Web for esteeming
An overvaluing of ourselves, or esteeming ourselves to be greater, wiser, or better than indeed we are.
But all that did not prevent Monsieur Plumard from esteeming himself a very good-looking youth.The Bath Keepers, v.1 (Novels of Paul de Kock Volume VII)|Charles Paul de Kock
And this is to work in the way of our esteeming others to be better than ourselves.
In mean thoughts of ourselves, esteeming ourselves no greater, wiser, or better than we are.
I left it to Him to do with me whatever He pleased, esteeming my whole and sole interest to be placed entirely in His divine will.The Autobiography of Madame Guyon|Jeanne Marie Bouvier de La Motte Guyon