adoration adoration  /ˌæ də ˈreɪ ʃən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a feeling of profound love and admiration
  2. (n) the act of admiring strongly
  3. (n) the worship given to God alone

Usage(s):

  1. Cricket is India's national passion; Sehwag its latest object of hope and adoration.
  2. Princes William and Harry, both very much their mother's sons, command the same degree of public adoration Diana once knew.
  3. She gave up tennis but not the adoration of her fans.

News

  1. Obama may face disenchanted Europeans on this trip

    President Obama, on his first visit to Europe in two years, may not find the same adoration he has enjoyed in the past.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Seattle Times

  2. Bonnie Lou gets a council salute

    It's official: Middletown City Council members have a 'sincere adoration and great appreciation' for country singer Bonnie Lou (Okum) from Channel 5's old 'Midwestern Hayride' and 'Paul Dixon Show.'
    on June 16, 2013     Source: The Cincinnati Enquirer

  3. Glen Burnie Woman Tends To Abused Grandson

    Her expressions vary when she looks down at her 3-year-old grandson, Xzavier. Adoration. Sadness. Worry. Xzavier's face remains blank.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: CBS Baltimore

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Quotes

  1. "It's another foolish attempt to ape an American practice that is generally mocked," said Paul Flynn, a Labour Party member of Parliament from Wales. "This is part of a fascination with America. But the adoration of the national flag in...
    on Mar 11, 2008 By: Paul Flynn Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "You leave here with the adoration of those 7,000 children that emailed the BBC and who miss you today - sleep well in eternity, you have earned your rest," Mr Speight said.
    on Apr 28, 2008 By: Mark Speight Source: Telegraph.co.uk

  3. "I'm thrilled to be working with Sony Pictures Classics on 'Adoration,'" stated Egoyan. "Michael and Tom were vital in introducing my work to the US in the early nineties, and this will be a great opportunity to work together again. They're...
    on May 7, 2008 By: Atom Egoyan Source: WLNE-TV (ABC6)

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