in this respect


in this respect
focusing on only (one of) a number of factors; considering this factor in isolation

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  • Respect — Re*spect , n. [L. respectus: cf. F. respect. See {Respect}, v., and cf. {Respite}.] 1. The act of noticing with attention; the giving particular consideration to; hence, care; caution. [1913 Webster] But he it well did ward with wise respect.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • respect — I UK [rɪˈspekt] / US noun Word forms respect : singular respect plural respects *** 1) [uncountable] a feeling of admiration that you have for someone because of their personal qualities, their achievements, or their status, and that you show by… …   English dictionary

  • respect — re|spect1 [ rı spekt ] noun uncount *** 1. ) a feeling of admiration that you have for someone because of their personal qualities, their achievements, or their status, and that you show by treating them in a polite and kind way: respect for:… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • respect — [[t]rɪspe̱kt[/t]] ♦♦ respects, respecting, respected 1) VERB If you respect someone, you have a good opinion of their character or ideas. [V n] I want him to respect me as a career woman... [V n] He needs the advice of people he respects, and he… …   English dictionary

  • respect — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 admiration ADJECTIVE ▪ considerable, deep, enormous, great, high, profound, tremendous ▪ grudging …   Collocations dictionary

  • respect — I n. esteem 1) to pay, show respect to 2) to command, inspire respect (she commands respect from everyone = she commands everyone s respect) 3) to earn, win; lose smb. s respect 4) deep, profound, sincere; due; grudging; mutual respect 5) respect …   Combinatory dictionary

  • Respect Renewal — is a group that emerged as a faction from the 2007 split within Respect – The Unity Coalition a UK political party. As of summer 2008 it has presented itself as the continuation of the pre split Respect organisation. [… …   Wikipedia

  • Respect for the Aged Day — Official name Keirō no hi (敬老の日) Observed by Japan Type National Significance Honor elderly citizens Date Third Monday in September …   Wikipedia

  • Respect (disambiguation) — Respect to acknowledge someone with value.Respect may also refer to: * Respect (song), originally by Otis Redding in 1965, and made popular by Aretha Franklin in her 1967 version * Respect (Robyn Hitchcock album), a 1993 album by British musician …   Wikipedia

  • Respect — Re*spect (r?*sp?kt ), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Respected}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Respecting}.] [L. respectare, v. intens. from respicere, respectum, to look back, respect; pref. re re + specere, spicere, to look, to view: cf. F. respecter. See {Spy}, and… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English


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