Translation of "respect" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


noun [ U ] (ADMIRATION) 欽佩 uk us /rɪˈspekt/

admiration felt or shown for someone or something that you believe has good ideas or qualities

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

(Translation of “respect noun (ADMIRATION)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)