esteemed esteemed  /ɪ ˈstimd/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) having an illustrious reputation; respected

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. An esteemed explorer and environmentalist, Will Steger will make a 1,400-mile dogsled trip across the Arctic next month, at 64.
  2. But Miyazaki, though highly esteemed by those bright folks, isn't of their breed.
  3. It is already practiced by the most esteemed employers of the day--Google, Southwest Airlines--and is finding followers even where being a jerk was part of the job description.

News

  1. Local 'Mythbusting' celebrities answer tough Superhero question

    KTVU met up with local ‘Mythbuster’ celebrities Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman to ask them how is it possible for the esteemed superhero Superman to shave? In the film ‘Man of Steel’ set to release on June 14 th , you see the young bearded Clark go through a transformation to become the fresh-faced Superman we all know and love.   But what’s powerful enough to give a Super Hero shave?   Gillette ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: KTVU

  2. SEO Agency Ajax Union Spotlights Its New NY Business Networking Events Blog

    Esteemed small business Internet marketing agency Ajax Union is currently highlighting its blog dedicated to business networking events in New York. (PRWeb June 12, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/ajax-union-showcases/business-events-blog/prweb10824454.htm
    on June 12, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  3. Incap India to win the esteemed Export Excellence Award by FKCCI

    Incap Corporation Press release                11 June 2013 INCAP INDIA TO WIN THE ESTEEMED EXPORT EXCELLENCE AWARD Incap Contract Manufacturing Services Pvt Ltd has been honored  with the Export Excellence ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Thomson Reuters ONE via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "If I find their address, there is no need for them to come to me, I'll personally go there and get in touch with them," Karzai said. "Esteemed Mullah, sir, and esteemed Hekmatyar, sir, why are you destroying the country?"
    on Sep 29, 2007 By: Hamid Karzai Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "It was in one of the earlier toasts discussed, the passage in my book that talks about my mother and the values that she instilled in me. And I do think it's worth noting, that to the extent I am deserving of this esteemed prize - either now or in...
    on Dec 10, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: ABC News (blog)

  3. "I am flattered to join such an esteemed list of players, many of whom I consider the greatest of all time," Brady said.
    on Jan 7, 2008 By: Tom Brady Source: Chicago Sun-Times

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