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  • 21 regard — I n. consideration 1) to show regard 2) regard for (he shows no regard for the feelings of others; you must have regard for our safety) esteem 3) high; low regard (to hold smb. in high regard) aspect, relation 4) in a regard (in this regard) 5)… …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 22 REGARD — s. m. Action de la vue, action par laquelle on regarde. Regard bénin, doux, favorable. Regard tendre, amoureux, caressant, timide, languissant. Regard fier, rude, farouche, sombre, terrible, affreux, menaçant, foudroyant, vif, perçant, pénétrant …

    Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 7eme edition (1835)

  • 23 REGARD — n. m. Action de regarder. Regard doux, favorable. Regard tendre, amoureux, caressant, timide, languissant. Regard fier, rude, farouche, sombre, terrible, menaçant, foudroyant. Regard vif, perçant, pénétrant. Avoir le regard fixe, le regard assuré …

    Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 8eme edition (1935)

  • 24 regard — re|gard1 S3 [rıˈga:d US a:rd] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(admiration/respect)¦ 2¦(attention/consideration)¦ 3 with/in regard to something 4 in this/that regard 5 regards 6 ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ [Date: 1300 1400; : Old French; Origin: regarder; REGARD2] …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 25 regard */*/*/ — I UK [rɪˈɡɑː(r)d] / US [rɪˈɡɑrd] verb [transitive] Word forms regard : present tense I/you/we/they regard he/she/it regards present participle regarding past tense regarded past participle regarded 1) [not usually progressive] to think of someone …

    English dictionary

  • 26 regard — [[t]rɪgɑ͟ː(r)d[/t]] ♦♦ regards, regarding, regarded 1) VERB If you regard someone or something as being a particular thing or as having a particular quality, you believe that they are that thing or have that quality. [be V ed as n] He was… …

    English dictionary

  • 27 regard — 1 noun formal 1 RESPECT (U) respect for someone or something (+ for): She has so little regard for him, she is unlikely to follow his advice. | hold sb/sth in high regard (=admire and respect them very much): a teacher who is held in high regard… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 28 regard — re|gard1 [ rı gard ] verb transitive *** 1. ) not usually progressive to think of something or someone in a particular way: regard someone/something as something: The nuclear reactors, which were regarded as dangerously out of date, were replaced …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 29 regard — 1. verb 1) we regard these results as encouraging Syn: consider, look on, view, see, think of, judge, deem, estimate, assess, reckon, adjudge, rate, gauge 2) he regarded her coldly Syn …

    Thesaurus of popular words

  • 30 regard — /rəˈgad / (say ruh gahd) verb (t) 1. to look upon or think of with a particular feeling, opinion, etc.: to regard a person with favour; to regard a price as excessive. 2. to have or show respect or concern for. 3. to think highly of. 4. to take… …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 31 regard — /ri gahrd /, v.t. 1. to look upon or think of with a particular feeling: to regard a person with favor. 2. to have or show respect or concern for. 3. to think highly of; esteem. 4. to take into account; consider. 5. to look at; observe: She… …

    Universalium

  • 32 regard — I. noun Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French, from regarder Date: 14th century 1. archaic appearance 2. a. attention, consideration < due regard should be given to all facets of the question > b. a protective interest …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 33 regard — re•gard [[t]rɪˈgɑrd[/t]] v. t. 1) to look upon or think of with a particular feeling: to regard a person with favor[/ex] 2) to have or show respect or concern for 3) to think highly of; esteem 4) to take into account; consider 5) to look at;… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 34 regard — Synonyms and related words: Amor, Anschauung, Christian love, Eros, Platonic love, TLC, abide by, accommodatingness, accord respect to, account, account as, act up to, adhere to, adjudge, adjudicate, admiration, admire, adoration, adore,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 35 regard — {{11}}regard (n.) mid 14c., from O.Fr. regard, from regarder take notice of, from re , intensive prefix + garder look, heed (see GUARD (Cf. guard)). Meanings consideration, appearance, kindly feeling all recorded late 14c. {{12}}regard (v.) early …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 36 regard*/*/*/ — [rɪˈgɑːd] verb [T] I 1) to think of someone or something in a particular way I regard him as a friend.[/ex] 2) literary to look at someone or something • as regards formal concerning someone or something[/ex] See: regarding II noun regard… …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 37 regard — nm. ; trou, ouverture qui permet d accéder à une vanne ; trou d homme : RGÂ (Albanais 001, Annecy, Billième), regâr (Aix) ; jû <yeux> nmpl. (001, Arvillard 228), kou d jû (001), kou d zû (Villards Thônes). E. : Plonger, Suivre. Fra. Avec un …

    Dictionnaire Français-Savoyard

  • 38 regard — v. & n. v.tr. 1 gaze on steadily (usu. in a specified way) (regarded them suspiciously). 2 give heed to; take into account; let one s course be affected by. 3 look upon or contemplate mentally in a specified way (I regard them kindly; I regard it …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 39 regard — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. t. consider, deem, observe, mark, note; respect, repute, esteem; concern. n. reference, concern, gaze, scrutiny, attention, deference, esteem. See relation, vision. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [Attention]… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 40 regard — 01. Norway is generally [regarded] as one of the best countries to live in, according to an annual U.N. report. 02. Douglas Adams once joked that in the beginning the universe was created, adding that this has made a lot of people very angry, and …

    Grammatical examples in English