Pronunciation of Disrespect
/dˌɪsɹɪspˈɛkt/, /dˌɪsɹɪspˈɛkt/, /d_ˌɪ_s_ɹ_ɪ_s_p_ˈɛ_k_t/
Synonyms for disrespect:
sneer, lese majesty, sass, uppityness, chutzpah, pushiness, nerviness, disfavor, cheekiness, incivility, overconfidence, disgrace, uppishness, disparage, brazenness, sauciness, sassiness, walk over, Impudency, presumptuousness.
bad manners (noun)
disregard, rudeness toward someone (noun)
Usage examples for disrespect:
- The good man intended no disrespect, as he told me afterward. - "Eighty Years And More; Reminiscences 1815-1897", Elizabeth Cady Stanton.
- No two people see the same thing under the same aspect, and- this is no disrespect to him- I dare not do otherwise. - "Lorimer of the Northwest", Harold Bindloss.
- And as for my father's death, I know that you do not suspect me of disrespect to his memory. - "Miss Mackenzie", Anthony Trollope.