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  • 1 Respecting — Re*spect ing, prep. With regard or relation to; regarding; concerning; as, respecting his conduct there is but one opinion. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 respecting — index relative (relevant), wherein Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 3 respecting — concerning, regarding, *about …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 4 respecting — ► PREPOSITION ▪ with reference or regard to …

    English terms dictionary

  • 5 respecting — [ri spek′tiŋ] prep. concerning; about …

    English World dictionary

  • 6 Respecting — Respect Re*spect (r?*sp?kt ), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Respected}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Respecting}.] [L. respectare, v. intens. from respicere, respectum, to look back, respect; pref. re re + specere, spicere, to look, to view: cf. F. respecter. See… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 7 respecting — re|spect|ing [rıˈspektıŋ] prep formal about or relating to something ▪ A discussion took place respecting the provision of science teaching …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 8 respecting — preposition Date: circa 1611 1. in view of ; considering 2. with respect to ; concerning …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 9 respecting — /ri spek ting/, prep. regarding; concerning. [1725 35; RESPECT + ING2] * * * …

    Universalium

  • 10 respecting — Synonyms and related words: about, anent, apropos of, as for, as regards, as respects, as to, concerning, in connection with, in point of, in re, in reference to, in regard to, in relation to, in relation with, in respect to, of, on, pertaining… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 11 respecting — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. regarding, concerning, in relation to, reLating to, pertaining to, relevant to, pertinent to, in respect to, with reference to, referring to, in connection with, anent, about, as for, as to, with regard to, in the matter… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 12 respecting — re spect·ing || rɪ spektɪŋ prep. concerning, with respect to, regarding re·spect || rɪ spekt n. honor, esteem, high regard; consideration, attention v. honor, admire, esteem, hold in high regard …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 13 respecting — preposition with reference or regard to …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 14 respecting — re•spect•ing [[t]rɪˈspɛk tɪŋ[/t]] prep. regarding; concerning • Etymology: 1725–35 …

    From formal English to slang

  • 15 respecting — /rəˈspɛktɪŋ/ (say ruh spekting) preposition regarding; concerning …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 16 respecting — prep. with reference or regard to; concerning …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 17 Paris Declaration Respecting Maritime Law — The Paris Declaration Respecting Maritime Law of 16 April 1856 was issued to abolish privateering. It regulated the relationship between neutral and belligerent and shipping on the high seas introducing new prize rules.[1] Contents 1 Major points …

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  • 18 Act respecting the exercise of the fundamental rights and prerogatives of the Québec people and the Québec State — An Act respecting the exercise of the fundamental rights and prerogatives of the Québec people and the Québec State (Bill 99) (R.S.Q., c. E 20.2) (French: Loi sur l Exercice des droits fondamentaux et des prérogatives du peuple québécois et de l… …

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  • 19 self-respecting — ADJ: ADJ n You can use self respecting with a noun describing a particular type of person to indicate that something is typical of, or necessary for, that type of person. He died as any self respecting gangster should in a hail of bullets... No… …

    English dictionary

  • 20 self-respecting — self re specting adj [only before noun] having respect for yourself and your abilities and beliefs no/any self respecting ... would do sth ▪ No self respecting actor would appear in a porn movie …

    Dictionary of contemporary English


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