with due regard to

Definition of with due regard to

  1. :  with the proper care or concern for The President acted with due regard to the welfare of the nation.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  owed or owing as a debt

    :  owed or owing as a natural or moral right

    :  according to accepted notions or procedures :  appropriate

  1. :  something due (see 1due) or owed: such as

    :  something that rightfully belongs to one

    :  a payment or obligation required by law or custom :  debt

  1. :  directly, exactly

    :  duly

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  1. :  appearance

    :  attention, consideration

    :  a protective interest :  care

  1. :  to consider and appraise usually from a particular point of view

    :  to pay attention to :  take into consideration or account

    :  to show respect or consideration for


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