Etymology
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admirer (n.)

"one who admires," c. 1600, agent noun from admire (v.). From 1704 in the colloquial sense of "one who pays court to (a woman), a lover." The Latin agent noun was admirator.

updated on September 15, 2022

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Definitions of admirer from WordNet

admirer (n.)
a person who backs a politician or a team etc.;
admirer (n.)
a person who admires; someone who esteems or respects or approves;
admirer (n.)
someone who admires a young woman;
she had many admirers
Synonyms: adorer
Etymologies are not definitions. From wordnet.princeton.edu, not affiliated with etymonline.