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  Words related to respect

Related / Similar Words: obedience, deference, respectfulness, regard, esteem, value, prize, prise, honor, honour, abide by, observe

 

Definition:
  • behavior intended to please your parents; "their children were never very strong on obedience"; "he went to law school out of respect for his father''s wishes";
  • a courteous expression (by word or deed) of esteem or regard; "his deference to her wishes was very flattering"; "be sure to give my respects to the dean";
  • courteous regard for people''s feelings; "in deference to your wishes"; "out of respect for his privacy";
  • (usually preceded by `in'') a detail or point; "it differs in that respect";
  • an attitude of admiration or esteem; "she lost all respect for him";
  • a feeling of friendship and esteem; "she mistook his manly regard for love"; "he inspires respect";
  • the condition of being honored (esteemed or respected or well regarded); "it is held in esteem"; "a man who has earned high regard";
  • regard highly; think much of; "I respect his judgement"; "We prize his creativity";
  • show respect towards; "honor your parents!";

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    Hyponyms: court, homage, last respects, props, estimate, estimation, stature, think the world of, reverence, fear, revere, venerate, admire, look up to, lionize, lionise, celebrate, tolerate

     

    Derivational Morphology: honor, honour, abide by, observe, esteem, value, prize, prise, submit, bow, defer, accede, give in, involve, affect, regard, admiration, deference, respecter, honoring, observance, respectfulness

     

    Anagrams: specter, spectre, scepter, sceptre

     

    Language Translations:
    Chinese: 尊重   Dutch: respect  
    Finnish: kunnioitus   French: respect  
    German: Achtung   Hungarian: vonatkozás  
    Italian: rispetto   Japanese: 尊敬  
    Korean: 존중   Lithuanian: pagarba  
    Polish: respekt   Portuguese: respeito  
    Romanian: respect   Russian: уважение  
    Spanish: respecto   Swedish: respekt  
    Telugu: గౌరవం   Welsh: parch  
     
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