Example sentences for: admire

How can you use “admire” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Today you can sail to the Harbor Islands, take a cruise around the harbor, or just sit and admire the craft at anchor.

  • It is likely that one's taste deteriorates under the continuous barrage of vulgarity: many who today admire the dadaists, cubists, surrealists, hard-edge realists, nonobjective and abstract artists would have reviled them, along with a significant percentage of the population, had they been dalive when their paintings first appeared, just as staid, conservative critics condemned the impressionists and advocates of other nouvelles vagues . Is it that we gradually become accustomed to what we first perceive as trash--as vulgarity--and become inured to it, or that we come to understand and, if not enamored of it, at least tolerate it as a legitimate form of expression?

  • Can you tell that I'm dying to talk about Alex Unpronounceable Last Name's Talk piece in yesterday's Times ? In a way I admire what Tina Brown is doing (he said respectfully, protecting his future job prospects).

  • Whenever David Bowie releases product, I always have to admire his media campaigning, and current politicians could learn a lot from his methods.

  • When Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II made an official visit to the lighthouse, she stopped at the roadside below to admire the view toward Riddell’s Bay and the islands of Great Sound.

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