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! 🔊


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