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[ adjective ] receiving deferential regard

Synonyms

well-thought-of

Examples

"a respected family"

Used in print

(Douglas Ashford, "Elections in Morocco: Progress...)

Lacking the respected and effective institutions that consensus helps provide , minority parties , such_as the P.D.I. in 1957 and the progressive Istiqlal faction in 1958 , clamor for elections when out of power , but are not at_all certain they wish_to be controlled by popular choice when in power .

Related terms

reputable

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[ adjective ] receiving deferential regard

Synonyms

well-thought-of

Examples

"a respected family"

Related terms

reputable

3
[ adjective ] having or worthy of pride

Examples

"redoubtable scholar of the Renaissance" "born of a redoubtable family"

Related terms

proud

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