Übersetzung von “respect” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch


noun uncountablerespect /rɪˈspɛkt/
polite or good behavior toward sb or sth that shows you recognize their importance
respect masculine

He has great respect for his parents.
Il a un grand respect pour ses parents.
show respect (for)
montrer du respect (pour)

Young people should show more respect for the elderly.
Les jeunes gens devraient montrer plus de respect pour les personnes âgées.
admiration for sb because of sth impressive they have done
respect masculine , estime feminine

She has a lot of respect for him, seeing the way he's coped.
Elle a beaucoup de respect / d'estime pour lui en voyant la manière dont il s'est débrouillé.

I respect her determination to succeed.
Je respecte sa détermination à réussir.
in this respect/in many respects
in this way/in many ways
à cet égard / à de nombreux égards

We are, in many respects, happy with the amount of progress.
Nous sommes, à de nombreux égards, heureux de l'importance des progrès.
with (the greatest) respect/with all due respect
spoken used to show respect before disagreeing with the person you are talking to
sauf le respect que je te/vous dois

With all due respect, the numbers you quoted are completely inaccurate.
Sauf le respect que je vous dois, les nombres que vous avez cités sont complètement inexacts.
with respect to/in respect of
formal=regarding; in relation to
quant à

There was some confusion with respect to who would lead the project.
Il y avait quelque confusion quant à la personne qui menait le projet.
; see also pay


verb transitiverespect /rɪˈspɛkt/
to treat sb or sth well to show you admire them or believe they are important

We should respect other people's beliefs.
Nous devrions respecter les convictions des autres personnes.

Respect the environment - pick up litter.
Respectez l'environnement, ramassez les détritus.

I respect her for managing so well as a single parent.
Je la respecte pour se débrouiller aussi bien en tant que parent isolé.
to not break a law or rule

We must respect the citizen's right to a fair trial.
Nous devons respecter le droit du citoyen à un procès équitable.

(Übersetzung von “respect” aus dem GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)


noun /rəˈspekt/

admiration; good opinion

He is held in great respect by everyone
He has no respect for politicians.

consideration; thoughtfulness; willingness to obey etc

He shows no respect for his parents.

a particular detail, feature etc

These two poems are similar in some respects.
respectable adjective

having a good reputation or character

a respectable family.

correct; acceptable

respectable behaviour.

(of clothes) good enough or suitable to wear

You can’t go out in those torn trousers – they’re not respectable.

large, good etc enough; fairly large, good etc

2-1 is a respectable score.
respectably adverb

respectability noun

respectful adjective

having or showing respect

respectueux (envers/à l’egard de)
All customers must be treated in a respectful manner.
respectfully adverb

respectfulness noun

respecting preposition

about; concerning

en ce qui concerne
Respecting your salary, we shall come to a decision later.
respective /-tiv/ adjective

belonging to etc each person or thing mentioned

Peter and George went to their respective homes.
respectively /-tiv-/ adverb

referring to each person or thing mentioned, in the order in which they are mentioned

Peter, James and John were first, second and third, respectively.
respects noun plural


respects, hommages
He sends his respects to you.
pay one’s respects (to someone)

to visit (a person) as a sign of respect to him or her

présenter ses respects à
We’ve come here to pay our respects to Great Aunt Nellie.
with respect to

about; concerning

With respect to your request, we regret that we are unable to assist you in this matter.



to show consideration for, a willingness to obey etc

One should respect other people’s feelings/property.

(Übersetzung von “respect” aus dem PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)