Definitions for disrespectful

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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

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Elijah Cummings:

    They were irresponsible, incredibly disrespectful, and did not reflect reality.

  2. Billy Graham:

    A child who is allowed to be disrespectful to his parents will not have true respect for anyone.

  3. Nicholas Connole:

    They actually spit on me and my service dog as well, and that’s just so disrespectful and it hurts.

  4. Aung Thaw Win:

    Going against amendments to the constitution is insulting the people and disrespectful to the country.

  5. Jon Rudd:

    It's outrageous. The best way to describe it is disrespectful to athletes, disrespectful to the event and what the Olympics means.

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