Definitions for respectfulrɪˈspɛkt fəl

This page provides all 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


  1. respectful(Adjective)

    Marked or characterized by respect; as, respectful deportment.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Respectful(adj)

    marked or characterized by respect; as, respectful deportment


  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. Bill Nelson:

    It was one of the most respectful, friendly meetings.

  2. Alejandro Merino:

    I imagine they're not from the PP, they're respectful and quiet.

  3. Jeremy Corbyn:

    It was a respectful ceremony and I stood in respect throughout it.

  4. David Kerschner:

    We thought about it a lot, we felt that it was the most respectful way to deal with it.

  5. Dolores Huerta:

    We expect our supporters to be respectful of all people and don't condone anything otherwise.

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