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


  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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