Translation of "respect" - English-Polish dictionary

respect

noun uk us /rɪˈspekt/
POLITE [ U ]

B1 when you are polite to someone, especially because they are older or more important than you

szacunek
You should show more respect for your parents.
ADMIRATION [ U ]

B1 when you admire someone because of their knowledge, skill, or achievements

szacunek
She's an excellent teacher and I have the greatest respect for her.
SHOW IMPORTANCE [ U ]

when you show by your behaviour that you think something is important or needs to be dealt with carefully

respekt
Electricity can be dangerous and should always be treated with respect.
in this respect/many respects

B2 in a particular way, or in many ways

pod tym względem/pod wieloma względami
The school has changed in many respects.
with respect to sth; in respect of sth formal

B2 relating to a particular thing

w związku z czymś , odnośnie czegoś
I am writing with respect to your letter of 24 June.
pay your respects

formal to visit someone or go to talk to them

składać wizytę

( also pay your last respects) to go to someone's funeral

oddać ostatnią posługę, uczcić pamięć (zmarłe-go/j) → See also self-respect

(Translation of “respect noun” from the Cambridge English–Polish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)