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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “respectful”

respectful

adjective (ADMIRATION)
尊重的
    /rɪˈspekt.fəl/
showing admiration for someone or something
毕恭毕敬的;表示尊敬的;尊重的
"We're so pleased to meet you at last," he said in a respectful tone of voice .
“我们终于和您见面了,真是万分高兴,”他毕恭毕敬地说道。
→ Opposite disrespectfulShowing respect and admiration
(Definition of respectful adjective (ADMIRATION) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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