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noun [U] (ADMIRATION)
欽佩
 
 
/rɪˈspekt/
admiration felt or shown for someone or something that you believe has good ideas or qualities
敬重;尊重;注重;重視
I have great/the greatest respect for his ideas, although I don't agree with them.
我非常尊重他的想法,不過我並不贊同這些想法。
She is a formidable figure who commands a great deal of respect (= who is greatly admired by others).
她是個令人敬畏的人,贏得了大家的無限敬重。
New teachers have to earn/gain the respect of their students.
新教師必須要贏得學生的尊重。
→  See also self-respect Showing respect and admiration
(Definition of respect noun (ADMIRATION) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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