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disrespect

noun

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disrespect

verb

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1 to cause hurt feelings or deep resentment in
  • a comedian who shuns jokes that disrespect people because of their appearance

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2 to show contempt for
  • the player once again disrespected fans by refusing to sign autographs

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The first known use of disrespect was in 1614

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“Disrespect.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/disrespect. Accessed 30 Oct. 2020.

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