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Origin of admiration
SYNONYMS FOR admiration
OTHER WORDS FROM admirationad·mi·ra·tive [ad-mahy-ruh-tiv, ad-muh-rey-] /ædˈmaɪ rə tɪv, ˌæd məˈreɪ-/, adjectivead·mi·ra·tive·ly, adverbself-ad·mi·ra·tion, nounsu·per·ad·mi·ra·tion, noun
Words nearby admiration
Example sentences from the Web for self-admiration
Many saw their blooming features wither as they looked upon them, and their self-admiration turned into a loathing and abhorrence.The Tatler, Volume Two|Various
The more his vanity and self-admiration grew, the more his friends had fallen from him.The Makers of Modern Rome|Mrs. (Margaret) Oliphant
In giddiness of self-admiration, she felt everything to be possible.The Whirlpool|George Gissing
His self-admiration makes him consider his adversaries, and even his rivals, as miscreants deserving of death.The Origins of Contemporary France, Volume 3 (of 6)|Hippolyte A. Taine
The good-natured, hollow captain was fortified against passion by self-admiration.Love Me Little, Love Me Long|Charles Reade
British Dictionary definitions for self-admiration
Idioms and Phrases with self-admiration
see mutual admiration society.