Meaning of “disrespect” in the English Dictionary

"disrespect" in British English

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disrespectnoun [ U ]

uk /ˌdɪs.rɪˈspekt/ us /ˌdɪs.rɪˈspekt/
disrespectful
adjective uk /ˌdɪs.rɪˈspekt.fəl/ us /ˌdɪs.rɪˈspekt.fəl/

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disrespectful behaviour
disrespectfully
adverb uk /ˌdɪs.rɪˈspekt.fəl.i/ us /ˌdɪs.rɪˈspekt.fəl.i/

disrespectverb [ T ]

uk /ˌdɪs.rɪˈspekt/ us /ˌdɪs.rɪˈspekt/

(Definition of “disrespect” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"disrespect" in American English

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disrespectnoun [ U ]

us /ˌdɪs·rɪˈspekt/

lack of respect:

She apologized for not responding to the letter and said she had meant no disrespect.
disrespectful
adjective us /ˌdɪs·rɪˈspekt·fəl/

It is disrespectful to mourners at the funeral to have unruly children running around.
disrespectfully
adverb us /ˌdɪs·rɪˈspekt·fə·li/

(Definition of “disrespect” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)