impressed a.feeling or showing admiration or respect for someone or something
I was very impressed with the results.
renowned a.famous for something
The region is renowned for its outstanding natural beauty.
contribute v.to add new plans or ideas, or help make improvements to something so that it becomes more valuable or successful
Employees are encouraged to contribute to staff meetings.
prominent a.very well known and important
She was a prominent member of the city council.
ingenuity n.the skill of thinking, performing or using things in new ways, esp. to solve problems
With a little ingenuity, meals can be tasty as well as inexpensive.
dedication n.the willingness to give a lot of time and energy to something because it is important
The country's greatest resource is the dedication of its workers.
enthusiasm n.a feeling of energetic interest in a particular subject or activity and an eagerness to be involved in it
One of the good things about teaching young children is their enthusiasm.
lauded a.highly praised or admired
He is a lauded author.
demeanor n.a way of looking and behaving
She has the demeanor of a woman who is contented with her life.
integrity n.the quality of being honest and having strong moral principles that you refuse to change
No one doubted that the president was a man of the highest integrity.
pursuit n.the act of trying to achieve a plan, activity, or situation, usually over a long period of time
The company is ruthless in its pursuit of profit.
converted a.(of a building) having been changed from a different use
He is living in a converted barn.
representative n.typical of a class, group, or body of opinion
Are your views/opinions representative of all the workers here?
professionalism n.the combination of all the qualities that are connected with trained and skilled people
He praised her professionalism and dynamism.
outstanding a.exceptionally good
He was outstanding at tennis and golf.
bias n.the fact of preferring a particular subject or thing
She showed a scientific bias at an early age.
inspiring a.encouraging, or making you feel you want to do something
She was an inspiring example to her followers.
stardom n.the quality of being famous, especially for being a singer, actor, etc
From childhood, he seemed destined for stardom.
appreciate v.to recognize how good someone or something is and to value him, her, or it
Anyone can appreciate our music.
curious a.eager to know or learn something
Babies are curious about everything around them.
determined a.wanting to do something very much and not allowing anyone or any difficulties to stop you
She's determined to make a success of this project.
overcome v.to defeat or succeed in controlling or dealing with something
Eventually she managed to overcome her shyness in class.
character n.the quality of being determined and able to deal with difficult situations
She has such strength of character.
iconic a.very famous or popular, especially being considered to represent particular opinions or a particular time
The ads helped the brand to achieve iconic status.
adore v.love and respect (someone) deeply
He adored his mother.
admire v.to respect and approve of someone or their behavior
I really admire people who can work in such difficult conditions.
ordeal n.an experience that is very painful, difficult, or tiring
She called on all her courage to face the ordeal.
model n.being someone or something that is an extremely good example of its type, exp. when the person or thing can be copied
They were model parents and were loved by the whole community.
awesome a.causing feelings of great admiration, respect, or fear
An awesome challenge lies ahead of them.