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A feeling of high regard for someone
“David Attenborough deserves respect for his contributions to natural science and history.”
(of feelings, wishes, or rights) Due regard for others
“You should always treat others with respect if you expect the same in return.”
A given aspect, feature, or detail
“Academically, the young girl is a genius in every respect.”
A relation to something specified
“I am calling with respect to your recent application for a new credit card.”
Behavior intended to please, typically one's parents or caretakers
“Despite his desire to become a hippie, he went to law school instead out of respect for his mother's wishes.”
(usually used in plural form "respects") Polite greetings
“Please give my respects to the chef for his outstanding culinary efforts today.”
To have deep admiration for
“The students at Welton Academy would respect their English teacher John Keating for his unorthodox teaching methods.”
(of someone's feelings, wishes, or rights) To have due regard for
“Please respect my family's wish to be left alone during this difficult time.”
To recognize and abide by
“Please respect the house rules. No late-night partying allowed whatsoever!”
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