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Meaning of word respect from English dictionary with examples, synonyms and antonyms.

respect   verb

Meaning : Regard highly. Think much of.

Example : I respect his judgement.
We prize his creativity.

Synonyms : esteem, prise, prize, value

Have little or no respect for. Hold in contempt.

disesteem, disrespect

Meaning : Show respect towards.

Example : Honor your parents!.

Synonyms : abide by, honor, honour, observe

किसी बड़े का आदर या सम्मान करने के लिए उसके पैरों पर हाथ रखकर नमस्कार करना।

बच्चे रोज़ सबेरे उठकर माँ-बाप के पैर छूते हैं।
चरण छूना, चरण लेना, चरण स्पर्श करना, चरणस्पर्श करना, पाँव छूना, पाँव पड़ना, पैर छूना, पैर पड़ना, प्रणाम करना

Show a lack of respect for.


respect   noun

Meaning : (usually preceded by `in') a detail or point.

Example : It differs in that respect.

Synonyms : regard

Meaning : The condition of being honored (esteemed or respected or well regarded).

Example : It is held in esteem.
A man who has earned high regard.

Synonyms : esteem, regard

The state in which esteem has been lost.


Meaning : An attitude of admiration or esteem.

Example : She lost all respect for him.

Synonyms : esteem, regard

किसी व्यक्ति की प्रतिष्ठा या सम्मान का वह पूज्य भाव जो दूसरों के मन में रहता है।

माता-पिता का सम्मान करना चाहिए।
अभिनंदन, अभिनन्दन, अभिमति, अर्हण, आदर, इकराम, इज़्ज़त, इज्जत, कदर, कद्र, क़दर, ख़ातिर, खातिर, मान, लिहाज, लिहाज़, सत्कार, सम्मान

A disrespectful mental attitude.


Meaning : A courteous expression (by word or deed) of esteem or regard.

Example : His deference to her wishes was very flattering.
Be sure to give my respects to the dean.

Synonyms : deference

Meaning : Behavior intended to please your parents.

Example : Their children were never very strong on obedience.
He went to law school out of respect for his father's wishes.

Synonyms : obedience

Meaning : A feeling of friendship and esteem.

Example : She mistook his manly regard for love.
He inspires respect.

Synonyms : regard

Meaning : Courteous regard for people's feelings.

Example : In deference to your wishes.
Out of respect for his privacy.

Synonyms : deference, respectfulness


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