What does the word respect mean?

Usage examples for respect

  1. And as for coming back, when Mistress Dorothy has found her a husband whom she can respect- we may perhaps consider it." – Oddsfish! by Robert Hugh Benson
  2. And women must respect men. – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  3. You are just what you were in one respect- terribly in the right! – Marcella by Mrs. Humphry Ward