ul·​tra·​re·​spect·​able ˌəl-trə-ri-ˈspek-tə-bəl How to pronounce ultrarespectable (audio)
: extremely decent or correct (as in character, behavior, or appearance) : extremely respectable
ultrarespectable families
: very worthy of respect or esteem
ultrarespectable journalism

Word History

First Known Use

1925, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of ultrarespectable was in 1925

Dictionary Entries Near ultrarespectable

Cite this Entry

“Ultrarespectable.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ultrarespectable. Accessed 14 Apr. 2024.

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