noun. ['ɛˈstiːm'] the condition of being honored (esteemed or respected or well regarded).
Words that Rhyme with Esteem
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
noun. a feeling of pride in yourself.
- venial sin
- esteem (English)
- self- (English)
verb. ['ɛˈstiːm'] regard highly; think much of.
- think the world of
- look down on
noun. ['ɛˈstiːm'] an attitude of admiration or esteem.
- mental attitude
noun. ['ɛˈstiːm'] a feeling of delighted approval and liking.
- hero worship
verb. ['ɛˈstiːm'] look on as or consider.
- regard as
- look on
- look upon
- take to be
- think of