Bedeutung von “respect” im Essential American English Dictionary

respect

verb us /rɪˈspekt/

B1 to admire someone because the person knows a lot or has done good things:

I respect / him for his honesty.

If you respect someone’s rights, customs, wishes, etc., you accept that the person is important and you don’t do anything to change or harm him or her:

The agreement will respect the rights of both countries.
respected adjective

He’s a highly respected doctor.

(Definition von “respect verb” aus dem Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)