admire-v; 1 Senses

Sense Number 1: feel or look at with admiration

Commentary: NP1[+agent] ADMIRE NP2

He admired his father and identified with him.
He admired the picture and said it was a charming little robin.

VerbNet: admire-31.2
FrameNet: Judgment,Perception_active
PropBank: admire.01
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1, 2