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Turkish translation of “respect”

respect

noun
 
 
/rɪˈspekt/
POLITE [U] B1 when you are polite to someone, especially because they are older or more important than you
saygı, hürmet
You should show more respect for your parents.Showing respect and admiration
ADMIRATION [U] B1 when you admire someone because of their knowledge, skill, or achievements
saygı, hayranlık
She's an excellent teacher and I have the greatest respect for her.Showing respect and admiration
SHOW IMPORTANCE [U] when you show by your behaviour that you think something is important or needs to be dealt with carefully
önem, ehemmiyet, itina
Electricity can be dangerous and should always be treated with respect.Showing respect and admiration
in this respect/many respects B2 in a particular way, or in many ways
bir çok bakımdan/açıdan; bu açıdan/manada
The school has changed in many respects.Ways of achieving things
with respect to sth; in respect of sth formal B2 relating to a particular thing
...ile ilgili olarak; ...hususunda/konusunda
I am writing with respect to your letter of 24 June.Regarding and concerningLinking and relating
pay your respects formal to visit someone or go to talk to them
ziyaret etmek; hal hatır sormak için uğramak
Visiting
( also pay your last respects) to go to someone's funeral
cenaze törenine katılmak; son görevini yerine getirmek
→ See also self-respectFunerals
(Definition of respect noun from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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