[n] 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"
[n] 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"
[n] courteous regard for people's feelings; "in deference to your wishes"; "out of respect for his privacy"
[n] (usually preceded by `in') a detail or point; "it differs in that respect"
[n] an attitude of admiration or esteem; "she lost all respect for him"
[n] a feeling of friendship and esteem; "she mistook his manly regard for love"; "he inspires respect"
[n] the condition of being honored (esteemed or respected or well regarded); "it is held in esteem"; "a man who has earned high regard"
[v] regard highly; think much of
[v] show respect towards; "honor your parents!"
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