aspect vs respect :

aspect or respect

When used to refer to different elements of or perspectives on a thingor idea, these words are closely related, but not interchangeable. It’s“in all respects,” not “in all aspects.” Similarly, one can say “insome respects” but not “in some aspects.” One says “in this respect,”not “in this aspect.” One looks at all “aspects” of an issue, not atall “respects.”

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Definitions

  • n  a distinct feature or element in a problem
  • n  a characteristic to be considered
  • n  the visual percept of a region
  • n  the beginning or duration or completion or repetition of the action of a verb
  • n  the feelings expressed on a person's face

  • n  (usually preceded by `in') a detail or point
    it differs in that respect
  • n  the condition of being honored (esteemed or respected or well regarded)
  • n  an attitude of admiration or esteem
    she lost all respect for him
  • n  a courteous expression (by word or deed) of esteem or regard
    be sure to give my respects to the dean
  • n  behavior intended to please your parents
    he went to law school out of respect for his father's wishes
  • n  a feeling of friendship and esteem
    he inspires respect
  • n  courteous regard for people's feelings
    out of respect for his privacy
  • v  regard highly; think much of
    I respect his judgement
  • v  show respect towards
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  • Blatter calls for respect as fans jeer president
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