Antonyms for disrespect

Grammar : Noun
Spell : dis-ri-spekt
Phonetic Transcription : ˌdɪs rɪˈspɛkt

Definition of disrespect

Origin :
  • 1610s (v.), 1630s (n.), from dis- + respect. Related: Disrespected; disrespecting.
  • noun disregard, rudeness toward someone
Example sentences :
  • You have treated this family with disrespect; you have been insolent to this family.
  • Extract from : « Little Dorrit » by Charles Dickens
  • I hope it is no disrespect to his memory to say that he had his foibles.
  • Extract from : « Tales And Novels, Volume 9 (of 10) » by Maria Edgeworth
  • But I wouldn't have had it handled with disrespect for all that the place is worth.
  • Extract from : « Wilfrid Cumbermede » by George MacDonald
  • If you utter a syllable of disrespect to that name, I 'll fling you out of the window.
  • Extract from : « That Boy Of Norcott's » by Charles James Lever
  • Just as rivers might be conciliated by honor and sacrifice, so they could be irritated by disrespect.
  • Extract from : « Russian Fairy Tales » by W. R. S. Ralston
  • As a consequence, it was taken as additional evidence of disrespect.
  • Extract from : « The Story of the Upper Canada Rebellion, Volume 1 » by John Charles Dent
  • It was not his intention to treat Miss Jemima with disrespect.
  • Extract from : « The Golden Shoemaker » by J. W. Keyworth
  • I do not wish to speak with any disrespect of yours, however fantastic.
  • Extract from : « The Napoleon of Notting Hill » by Gilbert K. Chesterton
  • She had been my father's wife, and the sacredness of his name shielded her from disrespect.
  • Extract from : « Ernest Linwood » by Caroline Lee Hentz
  • And yet how mortifying is the very suspicion of inattention and disrespect.
  • Extract from : « The English Spy » by Bernard Blackmantle

Synonyms for disrespect

Based on : - - - Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019