What does Regard mean?

Definitions for Regard
rɪˈgɑrdRe·gard

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. respect, regardnoun

    (usually preceded by `in') a detail or point

    "it differs in that respect"

  2. attentiveness, heed, regard, paying attentionnoun

    paying particular notice (as to children or helpless people)

    "his attentiveness to her wishes"; "he spends without heed to the consequences"

  3. regard, wish, complimentsnoun

    (usually plural) a polite expression of desire for someone's welfare

    "give him my kind regards"; "my best wishes"

  4. gaze, regardnoun

    a long fixed look

    "he fixed his paternal gaze on me"

  5. esteem, regard, respectnoun

    the condition of being honored (esteemed or respected or well regarded)

    "it is held in esteem"; "a man who has earned high regard"

  6. regard, respectnoun

    a feeling of friendship and esteem

    "she mistook his manly regard for love"; "he inspires respect"

  7. respect, esteem, regardverb

    an attitude of admiration or esteem

    "she lost all respect for him"

  8. see, consider, reckon, view, regardverb

    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"

  9. regard, considerverb

    look at attentively

  10. involve, affect, regardverb

    connect closely and often incriminatingly

    "This new ruling affects your business"

Wiktionary

  1. regardnoun

    A steady look, a gaze.

    Etymology: From reguard, reguarde, regard, from regarder, from re- + garder. Compare guard, reward.

  2. regardnoun

    One's concern for another; esteem.

    Etymology: From reguard, reguarde, regard, from regarder, from re- + garder. Compare guard, reward.

  3. regardnoun

    A particular aspect or detail; respect, sense.

    Etymology: From reguard, reguarde, regard, from regarder, from re- + garder. Compare guard, reward.

  4. regardverb

    To set store by (something), to hold (someone) in esteem; to consider to have value, to respect.

    Etymology: From reguard, reguarde, regard, from regarder, from re- + garder. Compare guard, reward.

  5. regardverb

    To look at; to observe.

    She regarded us warily.

    Etymology: From reguard, reguarde, regard, from regarder, from re- + garder. Compare guard, reward.

  6. regardverb

    To consider, look upon (something) in a given way etc.

    I always regarded tabloid journalism as a social evil.

    Etymology: From reguard, reguarde, regard, from regarder, from re- + garder. Compare guard, reward.

  7. regardverb

    To take notice of, pay attention to.

    Etymology: From reguard, reguarde, regard, from regarder, from re- + garder. Compare guard, reward.

  8. regardverb

    To have to do with, to concern.

    Etymology: From reguard, reguarde, regard, from regarder, from re- + garder. Compare guard, reward.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Regardverb

    to keep in view; to behold; to look at; to view; to gaze upon

  2. Regardverb

    hence, to look or front toward; to face

  3. Regardverb

    to look closely at; to observe attentively; to pay attention to; to notice or remark particularly

  4. Regardverb

    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

  5. Regardverb

    to consider and treat; to have a certain feeling toward; as, to regard one with favor or dislike

  6. Regardverb

    to pay respect to; to treat as something of peculiar value, sanctity, or the like; to care for; to esteem

  7. Regardverb

    to take into consideration; to take account of, as a fact or condition

  8. Regardverb

    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

  9. Regardverb

    to look attentively; to consider; to notice

  10. Regardverb

    a look; aspect directed to another; view; gaze

  11. Regardverb

    attention of the mind with a feeling of interest; observation; heed; notice

  12. Regardverb

    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

  13. Regardverb

    state of being regarded, whether favorably or otherwise; estimation; repute; note; account

  14. Regardverb

    consideration; thought; reflection; heed

  15. Regardverb

    matter for consideration; account; condition

  16. Regardverb

    respect; relation; reference

  17. Regardverb

    object of sight; scene; view; aspect

  18. Regardverb

    supervision; inspection

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Regard

    rē-gärd′, v.t. to observe particularly: to hold in respect or affection: to pay attention to: to care for: to keep or observe: to esteem: to consider as important or valuable: to have respect or relation to.—n. (orig.) look, gaze: attention with interest: observation: respect: affection: repute: relation: reference: (pl.) good wishes.—adjs. Regar′dable; Regar′dant, looking to: (her.) looking behind or backward.—n. Regar′der.—adj. Regard′ful, full of regard: taking notice: heedful: attentive.—adv. Regard′fully.—n. Regard′fulness.—prep. Regar′ding, respecting, concerning.—adj. Regard′less, without regard: not attending: negligent: heedless.—adv. Regard′lessly.—ns. Regard′lessness; Regard′-ring, a ring set with stones whose initial letters make the word regard, as ruby, emerald, garnet, amethyst, ruby, diamond.—As regards, with regard to; In regard of, in view of; In this regard, in this respect. [Fr. regarderre-, again, garder, to keep.]

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Regard' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3993

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Regard' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3491

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Regard' in Nouns Frequency: #2073

  4. Verbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Regard' in Verbs Frequency: #220

Anagrams for Regard »

  1. Gerard

  2. Red rag

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Regard in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Regard in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of Regard in a Sentence

  1. George Piro:

    Its very early in the process so we will not be speculating with regard to the suspects motive, upon completion of our investigation, we will potentially have additional federal charges.

  2. Wendy Powell:

    Tummy doesn’t look or feel like you want it to, pelvic floor doesn’t work like you want it to, so there’s kind of an emotional shutdown with regard to that whole part of our body, you can’t strengthen muscles or a group of muscles if they’re not connected— if mind and muscle are not talking anymore.

  3. Von Humboldt:

    It is a proverbial expression that every man is the maker of his own fortune, and we usually regard it as implying that every man by his folly or wisdom prepares good or evil for himself. But we may view it in another light, namely, that we may so accommodate ourselves to the dispositions of Providence as to be happy in our lot, whatever may be its privations.

  4. James Abate:

    When you particularly see big group of companies like Apple and Boeing, and their disappointing guidance, it has a profound impact on the market as a whole, furthermore, I think it relates to the fact that stocks are going to trade more in line with earnings than they will with regard to interest rates or Fed policy.

  5. Chief Executive Stuart Gulliver:

    We're involved at the moment in fortnightly calls ... on Brazil, Mexico, United States and Turkey, which are clearly the four which present the biggest problems in this regard (improving them), we absolutely need to turn them round, or we would need to think of more extreme solutions to the problem.

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