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1. esteem

noun. ['ɛˈstiːm'] the condition of being honored (esteemed or respected or well regarded).

Synonyms

  • laurels
  • honor
  • respect
  • regard
  • stature

Antonyms

  • dishonor
  • respect
  • exclude
  • mistrust

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Example sentences of the word esteem


1. Noun, singular or mass
Both degrees are of equal measure, merit and esteem.

Quotes containing the word esteem


1. As love without esteem is capricious and volatile; esteem without love is languid and cold.
- Jonathan Swift

2. The most insignificant people are the most apt to sneer at others. They are safe from reprisals. And have no hope of rising in their own self esteem but by lowering their neighbors.
- William Hazlitt

3. Love and esteem are the first principles of friendship; it is always imperfect if either of these two are wanting.
- Eustace Budgell

2. self-esteem

noun. a feeling of pride in yourself.

Synonyms

  • pridefulness
  • pride

Antonyms

  • venial sin
  • dissatisfaction
  • humble

Etymology

  • esteem (English)
  • self- (English)

3. esteem

verb. ['ɛˈstiːm'] regard highly; think much of.

Synonyms

  • reckon
  • prise
  • revere
  • see
  • value
  • consider
  • respect
  • regard
  • view
  • reverence
  • admire
  • prize
  • venerate
  • think the world of
  • fear

Antonyms

  • disrespect
  • look down on
  • enjoy
  • suffer

4. esteem

noun. ['ɛˈstiːm'] an attitude of admiration or esteem.

Synonyms

  • estimation
  • respect
  • regard
  • mental attitude
  • estimate

Antonyms

  • divide
  • multiply
  • integrate
  • differentiate

5. esteem

noun. ['ɛˈstiːm'] a feeling of delighted approval and liking.

Synonyms

  • hero worship
  • philogyny
  • philhellenism
  • Anglophilia
  • admiration

Antonyms

  • misogyny
  • dislike
  • add
  • subtract

6. esteem

verb. ['ɛˈstiːm'] look on as or consider.

Synonyms

  • regard as
  • repute
  • look on
  • look upon
  • take to be
  • consider
  • think of
  • think
  • believe

Antonyms

  • close
  • stiffen
  • literalize
  • spiritualize
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