Definition of admiringly adverb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ədˈmaɪərɪŋli//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ədˈmaɪərɪŋli//
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  1. 1in a way that shows respect for what somebody/something is or what they have done He always spoke admiringly of serious scholars.
  2. 2in a way that shows you think somebody/something is attractive and/or impressive She gazed admiringly at his photograph.