rise in someone's estimation

Definition of rise in someone's estimation

  1. :  to be thought of more highly by someone :  to be respected and admired more by someone

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to assume an upright position especially from lying, kneeling, or sitting

    :  to get up from sleep or from one's bed

    :  to return from death

  1. :  a spot higher than surrounding ground :  hilltop

    :  an upward slope

    :  an act of rising or a state of being risen: such as

  1. :  some person :  somebody

  1. :  judgment, opinion

    :  the act of estimating something

    :  the value, amount, or size arrived at in an estimate

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to criticize severely

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