high+regard

  • 1 high regard — index credit (recognition), estimation (esteem), homage, honor (good reputation), honor (outward respect) …

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  • 2 hold someone in high regard — hold someone in high esteem/regard/ phrase to admire or respect someone very much Thesaurus: to respect someone or something, and to show respectsynonym Main entry: hold …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 3 held him in high regard — honored him greatly, respected him greatly, regarded him with the utmost esteem …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 4 hold in high regard — hold in esteem, respect, admire, value, cherish …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 5 regard — [ri gärd′] n. [ME < OFr < regarder: see RE & GUARD] 1. a firm, fixed look; gaze 2. consideration; attention; concern [to have some regard for one s safety] 3. respect and affection; esteem [to have high regard for one s teachers] …

    English World dictionary

  • 6 Regard — Re*gard , n. [F. regard See {Regard}, v. t.] 1. A look; aspect directed to another; view; gaze. [1913 Webster] But her, with stern regard, he thus repelled. Milton. [1913 Webster] 2. Attention of the mind with a feeling of interest; observation;… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 7 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

  • 8 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

  • 9 regard — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 attention to/thought for sb/sth ADJECTIVE ▪ particular, special, specific ▪ scant ▪ They paid scant regard to my views. ▪ due …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 10 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

  • 11 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

  • 12 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

  • 13 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

  • 14 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

  • 15 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… …

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  • 16 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

  • 17 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

  • 18 regard — v 1. look, look on or upon, view, see, eye, behold, set or lay eyes on; witness, see with one s own eyes, sight, catch sight of, descry, glimpse, catch or get a glimpse of, spy, espy, Inf. get a load of, take a sidelong look; perceive, discover,… …

    A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

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

    Synonyms and antonyms dictionary

  • 20 high-status occupation — prestigious profession, occupation held in high regard …

    English contemporary dictionary