great admirer

  • 1 admirer — UK [ədˈmaɪərə(r)] / US [ədˈmaɪrər] noun [countable] Word forms admirer : singular admirer plural admirers 1) someone who admires someone or something The celebrity was surrounded by friends and admirers. admirer of: He was a great admirer of the… …

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  • 2 admirer — ad|mir|er [ədˈmaıərə US ˈmaırər] n 1.) literary someone who likes a person and thinks that they are attractive ▪ a beautiful woman with many admirers ▪ a secret admirer 2.) someone who respects a famous person, especially because they like their… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 3 admirer — noun (C) 1 a man who is attracted to a particular woman: a beautiful woman with many admirers | a secret admirer 2 be an admirer of to admire someone, especially a famous person, or their work: The painter Turner was a great admirer of Byron …

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  • 4 admirer — ad|mir|er [ əd maırər ] noun count 1. ) someone who admires someone or something: The celebrity was surrounded by friends and admirers. admirer of: He was a great admirer of the photographer, Man Ray. 2. ) someone who is attracted to a particular …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 5 admirer — noun a great admirer of William Finn Syn: fan, devotee, enthusiast, aficionado; supporter, adherent, follower, disciple …

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  • 6 admirer — ad•mir•er [[t]ædˈmaɪər ər[/t]] n. 1) cv a person who admires another: He was a great admirer of Woodrow Wilson[/ex] 2) a person who is attracted to another: He was one of her many admirers[/ex] • Etymology: 1605–15 …

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  • 7 great — /greIt/ adjective VERY GOOD 1 spoken a) very good; excellent: We had a great time at the fair. | You can come after all? Great! | It s great to see you again! b) used when you really think that something is not good, satisfactory or enjoyable at… …

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  • 8 great — great1 W1S1 [greıt] adj comparative greater superlative greatest ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(large)¦ 2¦(excellent)¦ 3¦(important)¦ 4¦(generous)¦ 5¦(extremely skilful)¦ 6¦(big)¦ 7¦(doing something a lot)¦ 8 …

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  • 9 great — great1 [ greıt ] adjective *** ▸ 1 (not) good/enjoyable ▸ 2 more than usual ▸ 3 important/powerful ▸ 4 able to do something well ▸ 5 for expressing pleasure ▸ 6 enthusiastic ▸ 7 in another generation ▸ + PHRASES 1. ) INFORMAL very good, enjoyable …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 10 great — I UK [ɡreɪt] / US adjective Word forms great : adjective great comparative greater superlative greatest *** 1) bigger or more than is usual She had great difficulty in guessing where I was from. They could be in great danger. He was in a great… …

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  • 11 great*/*/*/ — [greɪt] adj I 1) bigger or more than is usual They could be in great danger.[/ex] He was in a great hurry.[/ex] It gives me great pleasure to welcome our next guest.[/ex] See: deal II 2) important or powerful a great military power[/ex] the… …

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  • 12 admirer — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ ardent, devoted, fervent, great, keen (esp. BrE) ▪ secret ▪ Perhaps the flowers were sent by a secret admirer! …

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  • 13 great — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} adj. 1 large in amount, degree, size, etc. VERBS ▪ be ▪ become ADVERB ▪ very ▪ The play was a very great success …

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  • 14 admirer — n. Appreciator, one that esteems another great or excellent, one that greatly values, lover, gallant, suitor, sweetheart, beau, cicisbeo …

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  • 15 Alexander the Great — This article is about the ancient king of Macedon. For other uses, see Alexander the Great (disambiguation). Alexander the Great Basileus of Macedon …

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  • 16 Windsor Great Park — 51°26′21″N 0°37′29″O / 51.43917, 0.62472 …

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  • 17 Pompey the Great — in full Gnaeus Pompeius Magnus born Sept. 29, 106, Rome died Sept. 28, 48 BC, Pelusium, Egypt Statesman and general of the Roman republic. His early military career was illustrious. He fought effectively for Sulla against Marius in the Social War …

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  • 18 Lavra, Great —    Earliest, largest, and finest of the monasteries on Mount Athos (q.v.), founded in 963 as a koinobion byAthanasios of Athos (qq.v.). His friend and admirer Nikephoros II Phokas (q.v.) provided funds for its construction as an imperial… …

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  • 19 ancient Greek civilization — ▪ historical region, Eurasia Introduction       the period following Mycenaean civilization, which ended in about 1200 BC, to the death of Alexander the Great, in 323 BC. It was a period of political, philosophical, artistic, and scientific… …

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  • 20 French literature — Introduction       the body of written works in the French language produced within the geographic and political boundaries of France. The French language was one of the five major Romance languages to develop from Vulgar Latin as a result of the …

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