a sense of satisfaction, wonder, and endorsement. See Synonyms at regard.
An object of wonder and esteem; a marvel.
Wonder mingled with approbation or delight; an emotion excited by someone or thing possessed of wonderful or high superiority; since, admiration of a beautiful girl, of a landscape, of virtue.
Wonder or questioning, without the specific good or poor attitude to your subject.
ponder mingled with approbation or pleasure; an emotion excited by you or thing possessed of wonderful or high superiority.
Cause of admiration; one thing to excite question, or happy surprise; a prodigy.
ponder; astonishment; surprise.
Wonder mingled with approbation, esteem, love, or veneration; an emotion excited in what is novel, great, beautiful, or exceptional: as, admiration of virtue or goodness; admiration of an attractive woman or a superb photo.
the grade of exciting question or shock; marvelousness; admirableness.
An object of question or approbation: now just within the expression the admiration of.
a sense of happy approval and taste
a great judgment
the feeling aroused by some thing odd and surprising