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adore (one) for

To admire or love one for a certain trait or ability. I adore Jean for her studiousness—she is the hardest worker I've ever met. She adores him for his muscular build and thick head of hair.
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adore someone for doing something

to be in awe of someone for doing something well. Everyone adores Sally for her wonderful sense of humor.
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adore someone for having something

to be in awe of someone because of a particular trait or feature. Robert adores Mary for her smiling eyes.
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Adore will be looking to work with all - offering a bespoke service to meet the needs of each landlord, providing a comprehensive and responsive service to all.
I'm loving modelling the Adore Moi by Ultimo collection for Debenhams because it is not only beautiful to look at but it feels so great on both for day and evening wear," she said.
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While she still adores the image of her pert nipples, as captured by her husband, photographer William Claxton, she says today, "I often felt Rudi's pure talent got dismissed because of the headlines.
They needed something visible, something they could see, touch, and so adore the beauty of the newborn child among the hay.
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I bought the painting from a gallery in Cardiff ten years ago because it's a lovely reminder of the wonderful Pembrokeshire coastline which I adore.
LOST & FOUND Five years have passed since I lost a diamond in my life She was bright and she shone, like the diamond she was But she left me five pearls, in the children we had But I still do miss, the diamond I had But time still goes on in life, so you must look ahead But without ever looking, a gem came into my life A gem I will always love and adore, for the rest of my life I mentioned love and adore, this gem I could never ignore I once said, I was on a mission, but not anymore I found that beautiful gem in this lady that I do adore I don't want to lose her, that is for sure So let's stay together for evermore My life now feels so complete with the gem I found I'm not glad I lost I'm so glad I found by B.
They were headed by the Todd Pletcher-trained winner Scat Daddy, who nose dout the reopposing Stormello, with Adore The Gold a length back in fourth.
Correct me if I'm wrong, but the idea that Catholics adore the Mother of God is a falsehood, very often promoted by detractors of the Catholic faith.
They still adore Chavez and seem to embrace Vargas more than the typical American-born Mexican-American - certainly more than the glamorous De La Hoya, who some believe has drifted too far from his roots and into the showbiz scene.
We're not the mother type, and we just adore being aunties.