AskDefine | Define disrespectful

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disrespectful adj
1 exhibiting lack of respect; rude and discourteous; "remarks disrespectful of the law"; "disrespectful in the presence of his parents"; "disrespectful toward his teacher" [ant: respectful]
2 neither feeling nor showing respect [syn: aweless, awless]

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Etymology

dis- + respect + -ful

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Adjective

  1. lacking respect

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