7 Letters
5 Consonants
2 Vowels
2 Syllables
Origin/Roots
Middle English
Type Of Speech
You can use respect as a noun or as a verb in a sentence.
School Grade
Respect is set as a grade three word that starts with r, ends with t, 2 syllables, 2 vowels and 7 letters.
Word Information
A 2 syllables noun with the letters c, e, p, r, s and t, 5 consonants, 2 vowels and 2 syllables. The starting characters are r, re, res, resp, respe, and ending characters are t, ct, ect, pect, spect, with 7 letters..
Noun Examples
behavior intended to please your parents;
"their children were never very strong on obedience";
"he went to law school out of respect for his father's wishes"
a courteous expression (by word or deed) of esteem or regard;
"his deference to her wishes was very flattering";
"be sure to give my respects to the dean"
courteous regard for people's feelings;
"in deference to your wishes";
"out of respect for his privacy"
(usually preceded by `in') a detail or point;
"it differs in that respect"
an attitude of admiration or esteem;
"she lost all respect for him"
a feeling of friendship and esteem;
"she mistook his manly regard for love";
"he inspires respect"
the condition of being honored (esteemed or respected or well regarded);
"it is held in esteem";
"a man who has earned high regard"
Verb Examples
regard highly;
think much of;
"I respect his judgement";
"We prize his creativity"
show respect towards;
"honor your parents!"

Synonyms (Cognitive Synonyms) For "Respect"

There are 573 synonyms available. These are words that have a similar meaning, mean the same thing or have close definition to respect.

Synonym Definition
Abidancethe act of abiding (enduring without yielding)
Abide By
Accepttolerate or accommodate oneself to
"I shall have to accept these unpleasant working conditions"
"I swallowed the insult"
"She has learned to live with her husband''s little idiosyncracies"
Acceptancethe act of taking something that is offered
"her acceptance of the gift encouraged him"
"he anticipated their acceptance of his offer"
Accommodation(physiology) the automatic adjustment in focal length of the lens of the eye
Accordsympathetic compatibility
Accordancethe act of granting rights
"the accordance to Canada of rights of access"
Accordance Of Rights
Accord Respect To
Accountthe quality of taking advantage
"she turned her writing skills to good account"

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Anagrams

There are 5 anagrams from respect.

Anagram Definition
Respectbehavior intended to please your parents
"their children were never very strong on obedience"
"he went to law school out of respect for his father''s wishes"
Spectera mental representation of some haunting experience
"he looked like he had seen a ghost"
"it aroused specters from his past"
Spectrea mental representation of some haunting experience
"he looked like he had seen a ghost"
"it aroused specters from his past"
Sceptera ceremonial or emblematic staff
Sceptrea ceremonial or emblematic staff

View English words with the unique letters used in respect. Words With The Letters Ceprst

Hypernyms

Respect has 1 hypernyms.

Word Definition
Filial Duty


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