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Appreciation vs. Respect

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  • Appreciation (noun)

    A fair valuation or estimate of merit, worth, weight, etc.; recognition of excellence.

    "We give to you this trophy as a token of our appreciation of all your years of service."

  • Appreciation (noun)

    A rise in value.

  • Respect (noun)

    an attitude of consideration or high regard

    "He is an intellectual giant, and I have great respect for him."

    "we do respect people for their dignity and worth."

  • Respect (noun)

    good opinion, honor, or admiration

  • Respect (noun)

    Polite greetings, often offered as condolences after a death.

    "The mourners paid their last respects to the deceased poet."

  • Respect (noun)

    a particular aspect, feature or detail of something

    "This year's model is superior to last year's in several respects."

  • Respect (noun)

    Good will; favor

  • Respect (verb)

    To have respect for.

    "She is an intellectual giant, and I respect her greatly."

  • Respect (verb)

    To have regard for something, to observe a custom, practice, rule or right.

    "I respect your right to hold that belief, although I think it is nonsense."

  • Respect (verb)

    To abide by an agreement.

    "They failed to respect the treaty they had signed, and invaded."

  • Respect (verb)

    To take notice of; to regard as worthy of special consideration; to heed.

  • Respect (verb)

    To relate to; to be concerned with.

  • Respect (verb)

    To regard; to consider; to deem.

  • Respect (verb)

    To look toward; to face.

  • Respect (interjection)

    hello, hi

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  • Appreciation (noun)

    A just valuation or estimate of merit, worth, weight, etc.; recognition of excellence.

  • Appreciation (noun)

    Accurate perception; true estimation; as, an appreciation of the difficulties before us; an appreciation of colors.

  • Appreciation (noun)

    A rise in value; - opposed to depreciation.

  • Respect

    To take notice of; to regard with special attention; to regard as worthy of special consideration; hence, to care for; to heed.

  • Respect

    To consider worthy of esteem; to regard with honor.

  • Respect

    To look toward; to front upon or toward.

  • Respect

    To regard; to consider; to deem.

  • Respect

    To have regard to; to have reference to; to relate to; as, the treaty particularly respects our commerce.

  • Respect (noun)

    The act of noticing with attention; the giving particular consideration to; hence, care; caution.

  • Respect (noun)

    Esteem; regard; consideration; honor.

  • Respect (noun)

    An expression of respect of deference; regards; as, to send one's respects to another.

  • Respect (noun)

    Reputation; repute.

  • Respect (noun)

    Particular; point regarded; point of view; as, in this respect; in any respect; in all respects.

  • Respect (noun)

    Relation; reference; regard.

  • Respect (noun)

    Consideration; motive; interest.

Webster Dictionary
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  • Appreciation (noun)

    understanding of the nature or meaning or quality or magnitude of something;

    "he has a good grasp of accounting practices"

  • Appreciation (noun)

    delicate discrimination (especially of aesthetic values);

    "arrogance and lack of taste contributed to his rapid success"

    "to ask at that particular time was the ultimate in bad taste"

  • Appreciation (noun)

    an expression of gratitude;

    "he expressed his appreciation in a short note"

  • Appreciation (noun)

    a favorable judgment;

    "a small token in admiration of your works"

  • Appreciation (noun)

    an increase in price or value;

    "an appreciation of 30% in the value of real estate"

  • Respect (noun)

    (usually preceded by `in') a detail or point;

    "it differs in that respect"

  • Respect (noun)

    the condition of being honored (esteemed or respected or well regarded);

    "it is held in esteem"

    "a man who has earned high regard"

  • Respect (noun)

    an attitude of admiration or esteem;

    "she lost all respect for him"

  • Respect (noun)

    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"

  • Respect (noun)

    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"

  • Respect (noun)

    a feeling of friendship and esteem;

    "she mistook his manly regard for love"

    "he inspires respect"

  • Respect (noun)

    courteous regard for people's feelings;

    "in deference to your wishes"

    "out of respect for his privacy"

  • Respect (verb)

    regard highly; think much of;

    "I respect his judgement"

    "We prize his creativity"

  • Respect (verb)

    show respect towards;

    "honor your parents!"

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