Definition for esteemed

adjective as in big-name

adjective as in dear

adjective as in favorite

adjective as in honored

adjective as in illustrious

adjective as in important

adjective as in noted

adjective as in observed

adjective as in prestigious

adjective as in valued

adjective as in welcome


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Example Sentences

Edelman also found more people trust businesses than they do NGOs, and business leaders are held in higher esteem than political leaders.

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And why would the Innocence Project, an esteemed group dedicated to freeing the wrongly imprisoned, have framed an innocent man?

Theda Skocpol, the esteemed Harvard social scientist, agrees with Cohen that they will set up the exchanges.

An esteemed historian of Southern culinary culture, Ferris had all the utensils to do some serious carving on Paula Deen.

“My esteemed mentor, Boris Fruman, showed us 100 slides of stills from films,” says Granik.

Ross is an esteemed paleontologist and university professor.

He was afterwards a member of the Massachusetts senate, and much esteemed as a physician and a patriot.

He was professor of oriental languages; his dissertations on various subjects of criticism and antiquity were highly esteemed.

Louis Bourdaloue died; esteemed the best preacher that France ever produced.

The trader smiled knowingly, for he knew that the major esteemed himself the best.

His directors esteemed him highly, and the officers of the company were all sincerely attached to him.

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On this page you'll find 970 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to esteemed, such as: acclaimed, big-league, celebrated, distinguished, eminent, and famed.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.