v. t.1.To set a value on; to appreciate the worth of; to estimate; to value; to reckon.
[imp. & p. p. Esteemed ; p. pr. & vb. n. Esteeming.]
2.To set a high value on; to prize; to regard with reverence, respect, or friendship.
Will he esteem thy riches?
- Job xxxvi. 19.
You talk kindlier: we esteem you for it.
- Tennyson.
v. i.1.To form an estimate; to have regard to the value; to consider.
n.1.Estimation; opinion of merit or value; hence, valuation; reckoning; price.
Most dear in the esteem
And poor in worth!
- Shak.
I will deliver you, in ready coin,
The full and dear'st esteem of what you crave.
- J. Webster.
2.High estimation or value; great regard; favorable opinion, founded on supposed worth.
Nor should thy prowess want praise and esteem.
- Shak.
Noun1.esteem - the condition of being honored (esteemed or respected or well regarded); "it is held in esteem"; "a man who has earned high regard"
Synonyms: respect, regard
disesteem - the state in which esteem has been lost
2.Esteemesteem - a feeling of delighted approval and liking
Synonyms: admiration
3.esteem - an attitude of admiration or esteem; "she lost all respect for him"
Synonyms: respect, regard
Verb1.esteem - regard highly; think much of; "I respect his judgement"; "We prize his creativity"
Synonyms: respect, value, prise, prize
disesteem, disrespect - have little or no respect for; hold in contempt
2.esteem - look on as or consider; "she looked on this affair as a joke"; "He thinks of himself as a brilliant musician"; "He is reputed to be intelligent"
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Ester en jugement
Esther Hobart McQuigg Slack Morris
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