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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “pay your respects”

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pay your respects

formal
to visit someone in order to welcome them or talk to them
拜訪
We went to pay our respects to our new neighbours.
我們去拜訪了我們的新鄰居。
Meeting peopleOfficial meetings
( also pay your last respects) to honour someone after their death, usually by going to their funeral
(通常指參加葬禮)(向死者)表示敬意,告別
Friends and relatives came to pay their last respects to Mr Clarke.
親友們前來向克拉克先生告別。
Showing respect and admirationFunerals
Translations of “pay your respects”
in Chinese (Simplified) 拜访, (通常指参加葬礼)(向死者)表示敬意,告别…
(Definition of pay your respects from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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