Etymology
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disrespect (v.)

"have or show no respect for," 1610s, from dis- + respect. "Now chiefly colloq." [Century Dictionary, 1895]. Related: Disrespected; disrespecting.

disrespect (n.)

"want of respect or reverence, incivility," 1630s, from dis- + respect (n.).

updated on September 01, 2018

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Definitions of disrespect from WordNet
1
disrespect (n.)
an expression of lack of respect;
Synonyms: discourtesy
disrespect (n.)
a disrespectful mental attitude;
disrespect (n.)
a manner that is generally disrespectful and contemptuous;
Synonyms: contempt
2
disrespect (v.)
show a lack of respect for;
disrespect (v.)
have little or no respect for; hold in contempt;
Synonyms: disesteem
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