English dictionary definition of:



  • behavior intended to please your parents
  • a courteous expression (by word or deed) of esteem or regard
  • courteous regard for people's feelings
  • (usually preceded by `in') a detail or point
  • an attitude of admiration or esteem
  • a feeling of friendship and esteem
  • the condition of being honored (esteemed or respected or well regarded)


  • regard highly; think much of
  • show respect towards


deference esteem honor American English spelling honour British English spelling obedience observe prise prize regard respectfulness value

Scrabble score for respect

Scrabble score = 11

generated at 19:32:13 on 17-01-20

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