English to Afrikaans Meaning :: respect

Respect :
- opsigtegerespekteerdeaannemerrespek viropsigte

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Noun(1) (usually preceded by `in'(2) the condition of being honored (esteemed or respected or well regarded(3) an attitude of admiration or esteem(4) a courteous expression (by word or deed(5) behavior intended to please your parents(6) a feeling of friendship and esteem(7) courteous regard for people's feelings
Verb(1) regard highly; think much of(2) show respect towards

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(1) the director had a lot of respect for Douglas as an actor(2) According to Confucianism, one of the most important values is respect for elders.(3) What can parliamentarians do to regain respect with community as custodians of the public good?(4) The nature of the conversation and the respect for elders reflects Chinese customs, particularly that of the young coming to the wise for advice.(5) The town has great affection for him and great respect for his golfing abilities.(6) the government's record in this respect is a mixed one(7) it is incumbent upon all hill users to respect the environment(8) he urged all foreign nationals to respect the laws of their country of residence(9) Although this might be unpopular in the short term, at least they will regain some respect once the current mob mentality dies down.(10) Lebanese children grow up with deep respect for their parents.(11) they showed great respect for the law(12) she has respect for him(13) First of all, I'd like to tell him I admire and respect him as one of the very unique talents in television.(14) And the law should respect such a stipulation in commercial negotiations.(15) She, meanwhile, develops deep respect for the old man.(16) The trustees can be expected to respect these wishes once there is no family or appropriate person to whom the money should be paid.
Related Words
(1) with respect to ::
met betrekking tot
(2) with respect ::
met respek
(3) in respect of ::
ten opsigte van
(4) in this respect ::
in hierdie verband
(5) to respect ::
om te respekteer
(6) self-respect ::
(7) in respect to ::
ten opsigte van
(8) mutual respect ::
Wedersydse respek
(9) with all due respect ::
met alle respek
(10) show respect ::
toon respek
1. esteem ::
2. due regard ::
4. aspect ::
5. regard ::
6. deference ::
8. obedience ::
9. esteem ::
10. show consideration for ::
wys oorweging vir
11. abide by ::
hou by
12. prize ::
13. observe ::
Different Forms
respect, respected, respecter, respecters, respecting, respects
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

I respect that.


Game of Thrones Season 4, Episode 5

the less our name commands respect.

the less our name commands RESPECT.

Game of Thrones Season 1, Episode 7

Rakharo say you should take ear,
to teach respect.

Rakharo say you should take ear, to teach RESPECT.

Game of Thrones Season 1, Episode 3

the utmost respect.

the utmost RESPECT.

Vikings Season 1, Episode 6

You respect it?


Game of Thrones Season 8, Episode 4

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