rise in someone's estimation

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Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of rise in someone's estimation

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

Word by Word Definitions

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

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

  3. : to return from death

  1. : a spot higher than surrounding ground : hilltop

  2. : an upward slope

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

someone play
  1. : some person : somebody

estimation play
  1. : judgment, opinion

  2. : the act of estimating something

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


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