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Question with the noun Admiration

1 example:

But the much-critcised midfielder win back the admiration of the fans who mocked him last season?
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Sentences with the noun Admiration

33 examples:

He was fixed in admiration.

Mary gazed at George in admiration.

She is a woman worthy of admiration.

The painting was the object of admiration.

His skill at skiing is the admiration of us.

Her beauty is the admiration of the whole school.

Ignorance is the mother of fear as well as of admiration.

Ignorance is the mother of admiration.
(George Chapman)

A diamond doesn't lose its value due to lack of admiration.
(African proverb)

The poet never asks for admiration; he wants to be believed.
(Jean Cocteau)

Great is our admiration of the orator who speaks with fluency and discretion.
(Marcus Tullius Cicero)

Though familiarity may not breed contempt, it takes off the edge of admiration.
(William Hazlitt)

Our admiration of the antique is not admiration of the old, but of the natural.
(Ralph Waldo Emerson)

The love of family and the admiration of friends is much more important than wealth and privilege.
(Charles Kuralt)

If you want to sacrifice the admiration of many men for the criticism of one, go ahead, get married.
(Katharine Hepburn)

Blake Griffin dunked, and Dr. J clapped in admiration.
(Ben Bolch in Los Angeles Times - Boxing, )

It is said that copying is the truest form of admiration.
(Tech Times - Personal Tech, )

The Gunners boss has revealed his admiration of Marley, as a musician and as a man.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Acclaimed playwright Alan Bennett has described his admiration of the poet Philip Larkin.
(BBC News - Entertainment & Arts, )

Farhan Zaidi spent 10 years in Oakland, where he earned the admiration of General Manager Billy Beane.
(The New York Times - Baseball, )

The chances are high that your admiration is based on more than their accomplishments, impressive as those may be.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

Martin Wheatley’s combative approach infuriated the City but won him the admiration of many consumer campaigners.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

The flight of the baseball, arcing in a parabola against the inky sky, afforded Yasiel Puig the luxury of admiration.
(Los Angeles Times - Football, )

MATT BARLOW AT PARC DES PRINCES: As Zlatan Ibrahimovic celebrated his early goal, the PSG supporters roared in admiration.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Chris Stapleton's album "Traveller" and Samo Sound Boy's "Begging Please" draw the admiration of pop music critic Randall Roberts.
(Randall Roberts in Los Angeles Times - Entertainment News, )

Despite their admiration of Pope Francis, the majority of Catholics who have left the church say they wouldn't consider returning.
(Steven D'Souza in CBC News - World, )

Nello Ferrara, whose dedication to hockey has won the admiration of N.H.L. players and coaches, lacing up skates in Chicago in March.
(The New York Times - Hockey, )

A first look at architectural designs for the Lucas Museum for Narrative Art draws range of reaction from snide comments to admiration.
(Fox News - Travel, )

The emcee gives Rick Springfield's classic '80s tune "Jessie's Girl" an update to profess his admiration of pop culture's biggest crush.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Music, )

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have paid tribute to the resilience of Christchurch's citizens and they showed the admiration was mutual.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

Strangers helped raise nearly $4,000 to help a man who walks 15 miles to work every day after a local police officer showed his admiration.
(NBC News Entertainment, )

Rolf Harris targeted young fans whose "penalty" for their admiration was to suffer sexual assault at the hands of the star, a court has heard.
(The Independent - U.K. News, )

In letters between the author of “To Kill a Mockingbird” and the man behind the comic strip “Bloom County,” a mutual admiration was expressed.
(The New York Times - Arts, )


3 examples:

Who can read the heroic deeds of brave men without a feeling of respect and admiration?

Could President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin, united in their mutual admiration, enter into a non-aggression agreement to pledge to desist from attacking each other?
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

For years, Warren Buffett has elicited both admiration and envy for the deals he has pulled off, but a related question has long weighed on Berkshire investors’ minds: What happens when he is gone?
(The Wall Street Journal - Markets News, )

Other sentences

100 examples:

Tom deserves admiration.

I feel admiration for his talent.

He looks to me with much admiration.

She stood in admiration of the garden.

We had great admiration for his courage.

I had great admiration for his generosity.

He cried in admiration of her performance.

He has a great admiration for actor Olivier.

I am filled with admiration for your bravery.

She became an object of universal admiration.

He was not at all abashed by her open admiration

He was the object of great admiration from his classmates.

All of the sudden I'm filled with great admiration for you!

Admiration is our polite recognition of another's resemblance to ourselves.

The object of his admiration shows the kind of person that he would like to be.

A lady's imagination is very rapid; it jumps from admiration to love, from love to matrimony, in a moment.

My religion consists of a humble admiration of the illimitable superior spirit who reveals himself in the slight details we are able to perceive with our frail and feeble mind.

There appeared at this time a lady at Court, who drew the eyes of the whole world; and one may imagine she was a perfect beauty, to gain admiration in a place where there were so many fine women.

If throughout your life you abstain from murder, theft, fornication, perjury, blasphemy, and disrespect toward your parents, your church, and your king, you are conventionally held to deserve moral admiration even if you have never done a single kind or generous or useful action.

Admiration is the daughter of ignorance.
(American proverb)

Admiration and familiarity are strangers.
(George Sand)

There are charms made only for distant admiration.
(Samuel Johnson)

Familiarity breeds contempt, while rarity wins admiration.

I act and perform in hopes of getting attention and admiration.
(Tia Carrere)

Between flattery and admiration there often flows a river of contempt.
(Minna Antrim)

My admiration for the phenomenon of Alcoholics Anonymous is boundless.
(Mercedes McCambridge)

Admiration. Our polite recognition of another's resemblance to ourselves.
(Ambrose Bierce)

Admiration, n. Our polite recognition of another's resemblance to ourselves.
(Ambrose Bierce)

A mixture of admiration and pity is one of the surest recipes for affection.
(Arthur Helps)

Don't accept your dog's admiration as conclusive evidence that you are wonderful.
(Ann Landers)

Whatever our creed, we stand with admiration before the sublime character of Jesus.
(E. Stanley Jones)

Cats have it all - admiration, an endless sleep, and company only when they want it.
(Rod McKuen)

I wonder sometimes if the motivation for writers ought to be contempt, not admiration.
(Orson Scott Card)

I have a great deal of respect and admiration for people who put themselves on the line.
(Major Owens)

I don't deal well with admiration if it's for something I haven't done. Other than exist.
(Lisa Marie Presley)

Know yourself. Don't accept your dog's admiration as conclusive evidence that you are wonderful.
(Ann Landers)

Admiration for a quality or an art can be so strong that it deters us from striving to possess it.
(Friedrich Nietzsche)

But the admiration for Jackson was by no means confined to his own soldiers and to his own section.
(Daniel H. Hill)

J.J. Abrams’ admiration of Stephen King is palpable.
(Los Angeles Times - Entertainment News, )

Westbrook, Rivers said with admiration, is "a mad dude.
(Los Angeles Times - All The Rage, )

Real leaders earn the respect, trust, and admiration of their team.
(Chris Myers, Contributor in Forbes - Business, )

The entomologist wanted to show his admiration for the Bruins goalie.
(USA Today - NHL, )

But he’s always harboured a deep, dark secret: an admiration for the CBC.
(The Vancouver Sun - Entertainment/Arts, )

It was out of admiration, not anger, that Jack Wilshere pursued Paul Scholes.
(The Independent - Football, )

Barcelona superstar Neymar has a lot of admiration for teammate Lionel Messi.
(Los Angeles Times - Soccer, )

Now the nine-year-old's studiousness has earned him more than just admiration.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

Mutual admiration of coaches apparent as Panthers, 49ers prepare for playoff clash.
(USA Today - NFL, )

So Andrew Martin's admiration for the sights and sounds of Manchester is praise indeed.
(Daily Mail - Travel, )

But their behaviour during Sunday’s final means this admiration stretches only so far.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Google’s “+1″ button is another way of expressing public admiration for a Web page.
(The New York Times - Technology, )

They say the singer blurred lines between admiration and theft in songs on recent albums.
(USA Today - Entertainment, )

Wayne Rooney will remain at Man Utd as Jose Mourinho talks of his admiration for the striker.
(BBC Sport - Football, )

Finding new admiration for the novel and its author on a journey across Arkansas and Oklahoma.
(The New York Times - Travel, )

Sleek contemporary rooms and a poolside restaurant demand unadulterated Mont Blanc admiration.
(The Telegraph - Travel, )

Instead she spoke about her admiration for the writing of Goethe and Nietzsche, Sartre and Camus.
(The Independent - Tennis, )

The ex-Respect and Labour MP to contest seat out of "admiration" for the late Sir Gerald Kaufman.
(BBC News - Politics, )

David Coulthard on how he went from fear to admiration for British Grand Prix winner Lewis Hamilton.
(BBC Sport - Formula 1, )

The BBC's Hugh Schofield is in admiration of his daughter's enthusiasm for philosophy ahead of an exam.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

The character of Derek may be simple, but Gervais has a lot of admiration for him. "I wish he was real.
(NBC News Entertainment, )

Wayne Wouters leaves his job as Canada’s most senior public servant amid both criticism and admiration.
(The Vancouver Sun - National, )

Prince William has described his admiration for Australia during a speech at Parliament House in Canberra.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

Both managers express frustration and admiration as Hearts and Celtic battle out a -2 draw at Tynecastle.
(BBC Sport, )

About overcoming the odds to lift a team, a city and fill his home country with joy, admiration and pride.
(The Denver Post - Sports, )

There’s nothing like respect and admiration from the television industry to boost a performer’s morale.
(The Vancouver Sun - Celebrity, )

David Coulthard on how he went from fear to admiration for Sunday's British Grand Prix winner Lewis Hamilton.
(BBC Sport - Formula 1, )

"It's a gentle nod of admiration and adoration to Vince Gilligan," outoging showrunner Dave Erickson tells THR.
(The Hollywood Reporter - TV, )

Zedd expressed admiration for rumored girlfriend and recent musical collaborator Selena Gomez in a new interview.
(UPI - Entertainment News, )

Movie's star, Michael Fassbender, describes his admiration for Jobs and calls Sorkin's script the best he's read.
(CNET News, )

David Moyes again says Wayne Rooney will remain at Man Utd as Jose Mourinho talks of his admiration for the striker.
(BBC Sport - Football, )

Tony Stewart shared a message describing his admiration for Danica Patrick, who will be leaving Stewart-Haas Racing.
(USA TODAY Sports in USA Today - Sports, )

Ben Carson has repeatedly played up Clinton's supposed admiration of Alinsky, a famed community organizer and writer.
(NBC News, )

Rosalie Sorrels at home in Idaho in 1999. Her intimate performances and songwriting style earned widespread admiration.
(The New York Times - Arts, )

If it is true that nice guys always come second, Chris Amon won the respect and admiration of the sport many times over.
(BBC Sport - Formula 1, )

Adele really, really wanted to share her admiration for Beyoncé at the Grammy Awards and social media felt her on that.
(CNN - Entertainment, )

I have a ton of respect and admiration for my elders, especially the ones that have made billions of dollars in the market.
(Forbes - Personal Finance, )

This was a golf season that left surprises at every juncture and kept us rapt in admiration, indignation or sheer disbelief.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Technically Incorrect: On Twitter, Matias Duarte expresses a certain lack of admiration for Microsoft's new marquee software.
(CNET News, )

Jurgen Klopp has expressed his total admiration for the Hillsborough families and hailed their relentless pursuit of justice.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Nearly 50 years after he left the White House, Lyndon B. Johnson continues to be a source of fascination, admiration and scorn.
(Los Angeles Times - Movies Now, )

Ryan Gosling expressed his admiration for women while discussing Eva Mendes and daughters Esmeralda and Amada with ES Magazine.
(UPI - Entertainment News, )

Prodigy singer Keith Flint on running his own motorbike team and his admiration for the men in the saddle at the Isle of Man TT.
(BBC Sport, )

Clive Palmer and former US vice-president Al Gore presented as an odd couple but they had nothing but admiration for each other.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

Arsenal left back Nacho Monreal took to Twitter to reveal his admiration for 2004 American film The Notebook on Wednesday night.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

COURT REPORT: The Duchess of Cornwall made her admiration for Rafael Nadal clear when she arrived — not that it did much good.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

It wasn't all brotherly love and mutual admiration when the Vunipola boys joined forces for England at Murrayfield last Saturday.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Kevin Pietersen says he has "the greatest admiration" for Geoffrey Boycott despite the former England batsman branding him a "mug".
(BBC Sport - Cricket, )

In the wake of his death Monday at 82, those who wore his creations are mourning his loss and expressing their heartfelt admiration.
(NBC Today, )

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has revealed his admiration for Mario Gotze but refused to comment on the Bayern Munich star's future.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

For nearly a year, Pawel Pawlikowski's quietly astounding drama "Ida" has been making the film-festival rounds to deserved admiration.
(The Denver Post - Entertainment, )

Bitter rivals are best friends once again as Kevin Owens and Sami Zayn expressed their admiration for each other Tuesday on Smackdown.
(UPI - Entertainment News, )

The Burnley striker is talking about his admiration for the sharpest shooters in the country when the subject of shirt-swapping arises.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

The chef has revealed his admiration for the way his oldest daughters - Poppy, 14, and Daisy, 13 - 'parent' their three young siblings.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

First came the drama, excitement, and admiration as he demonstrated his unrelenting ability to win yet another major championship race.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Wallaby winger Ben Tune was a fierce rival for Jonah Lomu on the field and his admiration for the New Zealander grew after they retired.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

Former Fulham midfielder Giorgos Karagounis has said he will never forget the love and admiration he received from the Cottagers’ fans.
(The Independent - Football, )

Mary Beard claims the Duchess of Cambridge has been reconstructed as an object of admiration following her marriage into the Royal family.
(Daily Mail - News, )

There was so much admiration for a team that overcame a 21-point deficit in the fourth quarter using second and third-string quarterbacks.
(Los Angeles Times - All The Rage, )

Like most people, I feel a mighty sense of admiration and awe when I think of the millions who fought for our freedom in the two world wars.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Tottenham head coach Tim Sherwood was full of admiration for his players after they staged a remarkable comeback victory against Southampton.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Ricardo Quaresma has spoken of his admiration for team-mate Cristiano Ronaldo after Portugal were crowned European champions on Sunday night.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

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