Deference in a Sentence  🔊

Definition of Deference

courteous regard for people's feelings; respect

Examples of Deference in a sentence

Kyle decided to shave off his mohawk in deference to his Grandmother.  🔊

Firefighters deserve to be granted with the utmost deference for their loyal service.  🔊

With all deference, I really think the council should reconsider its decision on tax increases.  🔊

If you treat others with deference, then people will respect you back.  🔊

Show some deference to your classmates by raising your hand rather than shouting out every answer.  🔊

My deference for people who disrespect others is low.  🔊

Reciting the Pledge of Allegiance is a good way to show deference for America.  🔊

Honorable soldiers have rightfully earned my deference.  🔊

Show some deference for the elderly by helping that old lady cross the street!  🔊


Other words in the Respect category:

Most Searched Words (with Video)