What does respectful mean?

Definitions for respectfulrɪˈspɛkt fəl

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word respectful.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. respectful(adj)

    full of or exhibiting respect

    "respectful behavior"; "a respectful glance"

  2. respectful, reverential, venerating(adj)

    feeling or manifesting veneration

Wiktionary

  1. respectful(Adjective)

    Marked or characterized by respect; as, respectful deportment.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Respectful(adj)

    marked or characterized by respect; as, respectful deportment

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of respectful in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of respectful in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Finley Peter Dunne:

    Many a man that couldn't direct you to the drug store on the corner when he was 3 will get a respectful hearing when age has further impaired his mind.

  2. Emeasoba George:

    True love is ever peaceful, harmonious, tolerant, forgiving, kind, benevolent, respectful and it shows equal rights and justice to all and sundry. Yes! that is it and that is that (period). ~Emeasoba George

  3. Dee Snider:

    He was respectful enough to call me and say, 'How do you feel about me using this?' And I've got to be, as a friend respectful enough to call him and say, 'Listen man, this has gotten wildly out of control and I really have a problem with it, as so many people do.'.

  4. The Glasgow-born Coyle:

    Of course there are rules and intricacies - but there are rules in every league and when all is said and done it is eleven versus eleven, the game is the same game. If you come in with your eyes open and be respectful of what is going on then you get to understand it.

  5. Dee Snider:

    I have to speak to him, as a friend, he was respectful enough to call me and say, 'How do you feel about me using this?' And I've got to be, as a friend respectful enough to call him and say, 'Listen man, this has gotten wildly out of control and I really have a problem with it, as so many people do.'.

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