Synonyms to much-admired

admired, accepted, acclaimed, admitted, adored, advocated, applauded, appreciated, approved, backed, beloved, cherished, cried up, darling, dear, dearly beloved, esteemed, favored, favorite, held dear, held in respect, highly considered, highly touted, honored, in good odor, in high esteem, loved, pet, popular, precious, prestigious, prized, received, recommended, respected, revered, reverenced, supported, treasured, valued, venerated, well-beloved, well-considered, well-liked, well-thought-of, worshiped, celebrated, conspicuous, creditable, distinguished, eminent, estimable, exceptional, extraordinary, held in esteem