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disrespect Explained

disrespect at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:

['dısrıs'pekt]

disrespect at English => English (English Etymology) Of Explained:

1614 (v.), 1631 (n.), from dis- + respect. ///

disrespect at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

n [singular, U] lack of respect for someone or something// → respect// disrespect for// --disrespect for the law// --Damien has always had a healthy disrespect (=that you think is good) for media opinion.// --It was said on the spur of the moment and I meant no disrespect to anybody.// -- No disrespect to Phil, but the team has performed better since he left (=used to show you are not criticizing someone) .// -- disrespectful adj // -- disrespectfully adv //
disrespect 2 v [T] to say or do things that show a lack of respect for someone// --Hicks accused Williams of disrespecting him at a record company party.//

disrespect at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

59 Moby Thesaurus words for "disrespect":
ban, be disrespectful, be overfamiliar with, blackball,
blackballing, boldness, cheek, complaint, dim view, disagreement,
disappointment, disapprobation, disapproval, discontent,
discontentedness, discontentment, discourtesy, disenchantment,
disesteem, disfavor, disgruntlement, disillusion, disillusionment,
disparage, displeasure, dissatisfaction, dissent, distaste,
exclusion, hardihood, impertinence, impoliteness, impudence,
incivility, indecorum, indignation, insolence, irreverence,
low estimation, low opinion, make free with, not respect,
objection, opposition, opposure, ostracism, protest, rank low,
rejection, ridicule, rudeness, show disrespect for, take a liberty,
take liberties with, thumbs-down, treat with disrespect,
trifle with, unhappiness, unmannerliness

disrespect at English => English (English Thesaurus) Of Explained:

[N] (Ridicule): ridicule, derision, scoffing, disrespect, mockery, scorn.

[ADJ] (Ridicule): derisory, derisive, mock, mocking, sarcastic, ironic, ironical, burlesque, satirical, parodic, disrespectful.

[N] (Discourtesy): discourtesy, ill breeding, bad manners, rusticity, incivility, rudeness, disrespect, barbarism, barbarity, misbehavior, brutality, misconduct, vulgarity.

[N] (Disrespect): disrespect, disparagement, irreverence, slight, neglect, contempt, vilification, affront, dishonor, insult, indignity, outrage, discourtesy, derision, mockery.

[V] (Disrespect): hold in disrespect, despise, disregard, slight, treat with disrespect, disrespect*, browbeat, dishonor, desecrate, insult, affront,

[ADJ] (Disrespect): disrespectful, irreverent, disparaging, insulting, contemptuous, patronizing, scornful, rude, derisive, sarcastic, scurrilous.

[N] (Contempt): contempt, disdain, scorn, sovereign contempt, contumely, slight, sneer, contemptuousness, derision, disrespect.

disrespect at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

noun
[U, C] ~ (for / to sb/sth) a lack of respect for sb/sth:
disrespect for the law / the dead * No disrespect intended sir; it was just a joke.
disrespectful sth)
disrespectfully adverb

disrespect at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

noun
[U, C] ~ (for / to sb/sth) a lack of respect for sb/sth:
disrespect for the law / the dead * No disrespect intended sir; it was just a joke.
disrespectful sth)
disrespectfully adverb

Disrespect at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Disrespect \Dis`re*spect"\, n.
Want of respect or reverence; disesteem; incivility;
discourtesy.

Impatience of bearing the least affront or disrespect.
--Pope.

Disrespect \Dis`re*spect"\, v. t.
To show disrespect to.

We have disrespected and slighted God. --Comber.

disrespect at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

disrespect
n 1: an expression of lack of respect [syn: {discourtesy}]
2: a disrespectful mental attitude [ant: {respect}]
3: a manner that is generally disrespectful and contemptuous
[syn: {contempt}]
v 1: show a lack of respect for [ant: {respect}]
2: have little or no respect for; hold in contempt [syn: {disesteem}]
[ant: {respect}, {respect}]

disrespect at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Etymology

Inter: prefix » dis|respect

Pronunciation

* Inter: a » UK Inter: IPA » /dɪsɹɪˈspɛkt/
  • Inter: rhymes » ɛkt

    Noun

    Inter: en-noun » -|s

  • A lack of respect, esteem or courteous behaviour.

    Synonyms

    * Inter: l » en|misrespect

    Antonyms

    * respect

    Translations

    Inter: trans-top » lack of respect
    • Bulgarian: Inter: t+ » bg|неуважение|n
    • Czech: Inter: t- » cs|neúcta|f
    • Esperanto: Inter: t- » eo|malrespekto
    • Finnish: halveksunta, kunnioituksen puute
    • German: Inter: t- » de|Nichtachtung|f, Inter: t+ » de|Respektlosigkeit


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Indonesian: Inter: t- » id|ketidakhormatan
  • Korean: Inter: t+ » ko|무례|tr=murye|sc=Hang
  • Norwegian: Inter: t- » no|dissing|f Inter: qualifier » colloquial, Inter: t- » no|ringeakt|m
  • Romanian: Inter: t- » ro|lipsă de respect
  • Spanish: Inter: t+ » es|respeto|alt=falta de respeto

  • Inter: trans-botto » m

    Verb

    Inter: en-ver » b
  • Inter: transitiv » e To show a lack of respect to someone or something.

    Synonyms

    * dis, insult, misbid, misrespect

    Antonyms

    * respect

    Translations

    Inter: trans-top » to show a lack of respect
    • Bulgarian: Inter: t- » bg|не уважавам
    • Esperanto: Inter: t- » eo|malrespekti
    • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|parjata


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Norwegian: Inter: t+ » no|disse Inter: qualifier » colloquial, Inter: t- » no|ringeakte
  • Romanian: Inter: t- » ro|disprețui
  • Spanish: Inter: t+ » es|ningunear

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Translation: et » disrespect
    Translation: eo » disrespect
    Translation: io » disrespect
    Translation: kn » disrespect
    Translation: hu » disrespect
    Translation: mg » disrespect
    Translation: my » disrespect
    Translation: ja » disrespect
    Translation: no » disrespect
    Translation: pl » disrespect
    Translation: ro » disrespect
    Translation: ru » disrespect
    Translation: fi » disrespect
    Translation: ta » disrespect
    Translation: te » disrespect
    Translation: vi » disrespect
    Translation: zh » disrespect