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dis·re·spect·ful

disrespectful

 
pronunciation:
dIs rih spekt fl
features:
Word Combinations (adjective), Word Parts
part of speech: adjective
definition: exhibiting disrespect; discourteous.
Not removing your shoes in a Thai temple would be considered very disrespectful.He spoke to her in a disrespectful tone that she resented.When he was disrespectful to his father, he was punished.
synonyms:
flip, irreverent
antonyms:
polite, respectful
similar words:
cheeky, discourteous, flippant, ill-bred, impertinent, impolite, impudent, inconsiderate, insolent, pert, rude, saucy, smart, uncivil, wise
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derivations: disrespectfully (adv.), disrespectfulness (n.)
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