Translation of "pay your respects" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

pay your respects


to visit someone in order to welcome them or talk to them

We went to pay our respects to our new neighbours. 我们去拜访了我们的新邻居。

(also pay your last respects) to honour someone after their death, usually by going to their funeral

Friends and relatives came to pay their last respects to Mr Clarke. 亲友们前来向克拉克先生告别。

(Translation of “pay your respects” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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