Definitions For Esteem


  • An attitude of admiration or esteem
  • A feeling of delighted approval and liking
  • The condition of being honored (esteemed or respected or well regarded)
  • Respect and affection


  • Look on as or consider
  • Regard highly; think much of
  • To think very highly or favorably of (someone or something)

Is Esteem a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Esteem is worth 8 points in Scrabble and 9 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Esteem in a Sentence

  • She has won esteem for her work with cancer patients.
  • An athlete who is held in great esteem by her peers
  • I had esteemed the whole affair to be a colossal waste of time.
  • Although the works of the Impressionist painters are esteemed today, they met with scorn when they were introduced

Synonyms for Esteem

Antonyms for Esteem

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