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Related / Similar Words: respect, esteem, value, prize, pry, lever, jimmy

 

Definition:
  • regard highly; think much of; "I respect his judgement"; "We prize his creativity";
  • to move or force, especially in an effort to get something open; "The burglar jimmied the lock", "Raccoons managed to pry the lid off the garbage pail";
  • make an uninvited or presumptuous inquiry; "They pried the information out of him";

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    Hyponyms: think the world of, reverence, fear, revere, venerate, admire, look up to

     

    Entailments: loosen, loose

     

    Derivational Morphology: value, respect, esteem, regard, admiration, deference, respecter, jimmy, jemmy, lever, leverage, purchase, crowbar, wrecking bar, pry, pry bar, nosiness, prying, snoopiness

     

    Anagrams: spire

     

     
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