respected

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Pronunciation[change]

Adjective[change]

Positive
respected

Comparative
more respected

Superlative
most respected

  1. If someone is respected, they have or deserve respect.
    He is respected by his peers for his outstanding writing abilities.
    A kind person is generally more respected than a mean person.

Verb[change]

Plain form
respect

Third-person singular
respects

Past tense
respected

Past participle
respected

Present participle
respecting

  1. The past tense and past participle of respect.
    I have always respected Tom's ability to tell the truth no matter how hard it might be.