HyperDic: disrespectful

English > 2 senses of the word disrespectful:
ADJECTIVEalldisrespectfulexhibiting lack of respect
alldisrespectful, aweless, awlessneither feeling nor showing respect
disrespectful > pronunciation
Rhymesabdominal ... zoological: 2115 rhymes with ahl...
English > disrespectful: 2 senses > adjective 1
MeaningExhibiting lack of respect; rude and discourteous.
  • "remarks disrespectful of the law"
  • "disrespectful in the presence of his parents"
  • "disrespectful toward his teacher"
Narrowerannihilating, devastating, witheringmaking light of
contemptuous, disdainful, insulting, scornfulExpressing extreme / extreme contempt / contempt
contumeliousarrogantly insolent
derisive, gibelike, jeering, mocking, tauntingabusing vocally
impious, undutifullacking due respect or dutifulness
impudent, insolent, snotty-nosed, flipmarked by casual disrespect
undeferentialnot showing courteous respect
See alsodiscourteousshowing no courtesy
immodestHaving or showing an exaggerated opinion of your importance, ability, etc
irreverentshowing lack of due respect or veneration
offensiveCausing anger / anger or annoyance
sarcasticExpressing or expressive of ridicule that wounds
OppositerespectfulFull of or exhibiting respect
Adverbsdisrespectfullyin a disrespectful manner
English > disrespectful: 2 senses > adjective 2
MeaningNeither feeling nor showing respect.
Synonymsaweless, awless
Broaderirreverentshowing lack of due respect or veneration

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