Deferential



adjective
1.
showing deference; deferent; respectful.
adjective
1.
marked by or showing deference or respect; respectful

deferential def·er·en·tial (děf’ə-rěn’shəl)
adj.
Of or relating to the vas deferens.

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  • Undeferred

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  • Undefiable

    verb (used with object), defied, defying. 1. to challenge the power of; resist boldly or openly: to defy parental authority. 2. to offer effective resistance to: a fort that defies attack. 3. to challenge (a person) to do something deemed impossible: They defied him to dive off the bridge. 4. Archaic. to challenge to a […]

  • Defy

    verb (used with object), defied, defying. 1. to challenge the power of; resist boldly or openly: to defy parental authority. 2. to offer effective resistance to: a fort that defies attack. 3. to challenge (a person) to do something deemed impossible: They defied him to dive off the bridge. 4. Archaic. to challenge to a […]



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