What does respectful mean?

Definitions for respectful
rɪˈspɛkt fəlre·spect·ful

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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

Editors Contribution

  1. respectful

    The manner and feeling of respect.

    They were very respectful of everyone as the country was experiencing much change.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 17, 2020  

How to pronounce respectful?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say respectful in sign language?

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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

Examples of respectful in a Sentence

  1. Whoopi Goldberg:

    Carly will be here on Friday, i will not, but I do want to point out, Carly, that the last time you were here — and you’ll see b-roll running — we welcomed you to our table. We helped raise your profile so you would be included in the sea of men. You weren’t worried about any kind of Republican backlash — nobody was backlashing. We were respectful and gave you your due.

  2. Jerry Flowers:

    I knew that asking her to take it off is not respectful to her, i didn't want to put her in the situation to make it seem like I was putting pressure on her to change who she is. I wanted her to run carefree. I figured she would race better if she didn't know.

  3. Karen DeLano:

    It is my sincere desire to assist our students in learning to address their opinions and their values in a calm and respectful manner.

  4. Trisha Torrey:

    Whether you just need straight answers or you want to discuss some sort of alternate therapy with your doctor, he or she needs to be respectful of your wish to discuss the topic.

  5. Sarah Personette:

    We are respectful of our partners' decisions and will continue to work and communicate closely with them during this time.

Images & Illustrations of respectful

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