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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

dis•re•spectˌdɪs rɪˈspɛkt(n.)

  1. lack of respect; discourtesy; rudeness.

  2. (v.t.)to regard or treat with contempt or rudeness; insult.

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. disrespectful(adj)

    exhibiting lack of respect; rude and discourteous

    "remarks disrespectful of the law"; "disrespectful in the presence of his parents"; "disrespectful toward his teacher"

  2. aweless, awless, disrespectful(adj)

    neither feeling nor showing respect


  1. disrespectful(Adjective)

    lacking respect

Webster Dictionary

  1. Disrespectful(adj)

    wanting in respect; manifesting disesteem or lack of respect; uncivil; as, disrespectful behavior

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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


showing disrespect

Never be disrespectful to older people.

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