respected

respected
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English syllables. 2014.

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  • respected — index influential, outstanding (prominent), popular, prominent, reputable Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • respected — re|spect|ed [rıˈspektıd] adj admired by many people because of your good work or achievements ▪ He s one of the most respected managers in the game. highly/well/widely/greatly respected ▪ a highly respected journalist …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • respected — [[t]rɪspe̱ktɪd[/t]] ADJ GRADED: oft adv ADJ Someone or something that is respected is admired and considered important by many people. He is highly respected for his novels and plays as well as his translations of American novels... She is a well …   English dictionary

  • Respected — 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

  • respected — re|spect|ed [ rı spektəd ] adjective * admired and approved of by many people: a respected member of staff a highly respected scientific journal …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • respected */ — UK [rɪˈspektɪd] / US [rɪˈspektəd] adjective admired and approved of by many people a respected member of staff a highly respected scientific journal …   English dictionary

  • respected — adjective Describing one considered to be deserving of respect, who is due special honor or appreciation. He was a well respected jurist and his death will be a loss to the profession …   Wiktionary

  • respected — adj. Respected is used with these nouns: ↑authority, ↑economist, ↑figure, ↑historian, ↑journal, ↑journalist, ↑member, ↑professor, ↑scientist …   Collocations dictionary

  • respected — adjective admired by many people because of your work, achievements etc: a highly respected journalist …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • respected — adjective receiving deferential regard (Freq. 2) a respected family • Syn: ↑well thought of • Similar to: ↑reputable …   Useful english dictionary

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