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Translation of "respect" - English-Spanish dictionary

respect

noun /rəˈspekt/
admiration; good opinion respeto He is held in great respect by everyone He has no respect for politicians. consideration; thoughtfulness; willingness to obey etc respeto He shows no respect for his parents. a particular detail, feature etc aspecto These two poems are similar in some respects. respectable adjective having a good reputation or character respetable a respectable family. correct; acceptable correcto, respetable, decente respectable behaviour/behavior. (of clothes) good enough or suitable to wear adecuado; decente You can’t go out in those torn trousers – they’re not respectable. large, good etc enough; fairly large, good etc decente; importante, considerable 75% is a respectable score. respectably adverb respetablemente; decentemente; considerablemente You must be respectably dressed before you can enter the temple. respectability noun respetabilidad respectful adjective having or showing respect respetuoso All customers must be treated in a respectful manner. respectfully adverb respetuosamente respectfulness noun respeto respecting preposition about; concerning en cuanto a, con relación a Respecting your salary, we shall come to a decision later. respective /-tiv/ adjective belonging to etc each person or thing mentioned respectivo Peter and George went to their respective homes. respectively /-tiv-/ adverb referring to each person or thing mentioned, in the order in which they are mentioned respectivamente Peter, James and John were first, second and third, respectively. respects noun plural greetings saludos, recuerdos He sends his respects to you. pay one’s respects (to someone) to visit (a person) as a sign of respect to him or her presentar sus respetos a We’ve come here to pay our respects to Great Aunt Nellie. with respect to about; concerning con respecto a, en cuanto a With respect to your request, we regret that we are unable to assist you in this matter.
(Definition of respect from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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