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EtymologyEdit

respect +‎ -er

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respecter (plural respecters)

  1. One who regards or judges with partiality; one who respects.
    • Robert Louis Stevenson, Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, chapter 2
      For these two were old friends, old mates both at school and college, both thorough respecters of themselves and each other..
  2. A person who respects someone or something; usually used in the negative; "X is no respecter of Y".

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin respectō, respectāre.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ʁɛs.pɛk.te/
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VerbEdit

respecter

  1. to respect
  2. to meet (deadline)
  3. to comply with (rules, laws)

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