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esteems

noun
plural of esteem

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esteems

verb
present tense third-person singular of esteem

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1 to think of in a particular way
  • I had esteemed the whole affair to be a colossal waste of time

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2 to think very highly or favorably of
  • although the works of the Impressionist painters are esteemed today, they met with scorn when they were introduced

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3 to have as an opinion
  • I should have esteemed it most unlikely that their marriage had any chance of success

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“Esteems.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/esteems. Accessed 12 Aug. 2022.

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