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admirer

Syllabification: ad·mir·er
Pronunciation: /ədˈmī(ə)rər
 
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Definition of admirer in English:

noun

1Someone who has a particular regard for someone or something: he was a great admirer of Mark Twain
More example sentences
  • By the end of his life he was an international celebrity and was regarded by his admirers as a kind of art guru.
  • As admirers and collectors of old technology, we like to think we gave it a new lease on life.
  • He left no disciples, but only admirers of his scholarship and conviction.
1.1A man who is attracted to a particular woman or a woman who is attracted to a particular man: she’s got a secret admirer
More example sentences
  • Since I finished the book I have watched with trepidation and wonder as Maisie has begun to attract male admirers.
  • Rachel has attracted her share of admirers from others in the company, however.
  • According to the police, Hsiao posted the photos in an effort to attract homosexual admirers.

Words that rhyme with admirer

acquirer, enquirer, firer, hirer, inquirer, requirer, wirer

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