esteem (Meaning)

Wordnet

esteem (n)

the condition of being honored (esteemed or respected or well regarded)

a feeling of delighted approval and liking

an attitude of admiration or esteem

Wordnet

esteem (v)

regard highly; think much of

look on as or consider

Webster

esteem (v. t.)

To set a value on; to appreciate the worth of; to estimate; to value; to reckon.

To set a high value on; to prize; to regard with reverence, respect, or friendship.

Estimation; opinion of merit or value; hence, valuation; reckoning; price.

High estimation or value; great regard; favorable opinion, founded on supposed worth.

Webster

esteem (v. i.)

To form an estimate; to have regard to the value; to consider.

esteem Sentence Examples

  1. The renowned professor was held in high esteem by his colleagues and students alike.
  2. She approached the delicate topic with the utmost esteem, ensuring not to offend anyone involved.
  3. The company's reputation was held in great esteem by its loyal customers.
  4. He spoke with esteem as he recounted the heroic deeds of the fallen soldiers.
  5. The veteran artist's work was highly esteemed by critics and collectors worldwide.
  6. The young athlete's esteem soared after winning the prestigious championship.
  7. The esteemed scientist was awarded the Nobel Prize for his groundbreaking research.
  8. We must treat all people with respect and esteem, regardless of their background or beliefs.
  9. The politician's esteemed reputation was tarnished by the recent scandal.
  10. He had a low esteem of his abilities, leading to a lack of confidence in his pursuits.

FAQs About the word esteem

the condition of being honored (esteemed or respected or well regarded), a feeling of delighted approval and liking, an attitude of admiration or esteem, regard

regard, appreciation,admiration, respect, favor, adoration, affection, enthusiasm, interest, estimation

disregard, disgust, hatred, scorn,condemnation, hatred, discontent, disappointment, disdain, disdain

The renowned professor was held in high esteem by his colleagues and students alike.

She approached the delicate topic with the utmost esteem, ensuring not to offend anyone involved.

The company's reputation was held in great esteem by its loyal customers.

He spoke with esteem as he recounted the heroic deeds of the fallen soldiers.