esteem

Listen:
UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ɪˈstiːm/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ɪˈstim/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(i stēm)


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esteem

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
v
  1. (highly) esteemed by [all, many, her peers]
  2. esteemed for his [writing, achievements, contributions, knowledge]
  3. esteemed for her [fine, exceptional, outstanding] [writing]
  4. esteemed in [England, the field, their industry]
  5. esteem him for his [honesty, kindness, compassion]
  6. esteem it [worthless, incalculable, priceless]
  7. esteem [her, the painting, the damage] [worthless]
  8. would esteem it a great [favor, honor, privilege]
n
  1. self-esteem in [kids, teenagers, children]
  2. [lacks, has little] self-esteem
  3. [improved, boosted, strengthened] her self-esteem
  4. [rocked, knocked, battered] his self-esteem
  5. [did, performed] wonders for his self-esteem
  6. the esteem of (her) [colleagues, peers, fellow workers]
  7. is held in [high, low] esteem (by)
  8. [won, earned, gain] the public's esteem
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