Definitions for regardrɪˈgɑrd
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word regard
(usually preceded by `in') a detail or point
"it differs in that respect"
attentiveness, heed, regard, paying attention(noun)
paying particular notice (as to children or helpless people)
"his attentiveness to her wishes"; "he spends without heed to the consequences"
regard, wish, compliments(noun)
(usually plural) a polite expression of desire for someone's welfare
"give him my kind regards"; "my best wishes"
a long fixed look
"he fixed his paternal gaze on me"
esteem, regard, respect(noun)
the condition of being honored (esteemed or respected or well regarded)
"it is held in esteem"; "a man who has earned high regard"
a feeling of friendship and esteem
"she mistook his manly regard for love"; "he inspires respect"
respect, esteem, regard(verb)
an attitude of admiration or esteem
"she lost all respect for him"
see, consider, reckon, view, regard(verb)
deem to be
"She views this quite differently from me"; "I consider her to be shallow"; "I don't see the situation quite as negatively as you do"
look at attentively
involve, affect, regard(verb)
connect closely and often incriminatingly
"This new ruling affects your business"
A steady look, a gaze.
One's concern for another; esteem.
A particular aspect or detail; respect, sense.
To set store by (something), to hold (someone) in esteem; to consider to have value, to respect.
To look at; to observe.
She regarded us warily.
To consider, look upon (something) in a given way etc.
I always regarded tabloid journalism as a social evil.
To take notice of, pay attention to.
To have to do with, to concern.
Origin: From reguard, reguarde, regard, from regarder, from re- + garder. Compare guard, reward.
to keep in view; to behold; to look at; to view; to gaze upon
hence, to look or front toward; to face
to look closely at; to observe attentively; to pay attention to; to notice or remark particularly
to look upon, as in a certain relation; to hold as an popinion; to consider; as, to regard abstinence from wine as a duty; to regard another as a friend or enemy
to consider and treat; to have a certain feeling toward; as, to regard one with favor or dislike
to pay respect to; to treat as something of peculiar value, sanctity, or the like; to care for; to esteem
to take into consideration; to take account of, as a fact or condition
to have relation to, as bearing upon; to respect; to relate to; to touch; as, an argument does not regard the question; -- often used impersonally; as, I agree with you as regards this or that
to look attentively; to consider; to notice
a look; aspect directed to another; view; gaze
attention of the mind with a feeling of interest; observation; heed; notice
that view of the mind which springs from perception of value, estimable qualities, or anything that excites admiration; respect; esteem; reverence; affection; as, to have a high regard for a person; -- often in the plural
state of being regarded, whether favorably or otherwise; estimation; repute; note; account
consideration; thought; reflection; heed
matter for consideration; account; condition
respect; relation; reference
object of sight; scene; view; aspect
British National Corpus
Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'regard' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3993
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'regard' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3491
Rank popularity for the word 'regard' in Nouns Frequency: #2073
Rank popularity for the word 'regard' in Verbs Frequency: #220
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Cats regard people as warmblooded furniture.
People look at you with less regard when you smoke.
I regard golf as an expensive way of playing marbles.
The baby was sent out the window not by her own regard.
I regard myself as a soldier, though a soldier of peace.
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Translations for regard
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- yksityiskohta, [[olla]] [[johonkin]] [[päin]], katsella, [[pitää]] [[jonakin]], suhde, huomioida, katsoa, olla [[jonkin]] [[puolella]], huomiointi, koskea, ottaa huomioon, arvostaa, kiinnittää huomiotaFinnish
- suim, aireScottish Gaelic
- kōtua, matihereMāori
- respect, achtingDutch
- respekt, aktelse, betraktningNorwegian
- szacunek, respektPolish
- внима́ние, забо́та, уваже́ние, взглядRussian
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