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Translation of respetar in English:

verbo transitivo

also: respetarse verbo pronominal

  • (reflexivo)
    to respect oneself
    have self-respect
    ¿cómo te van a respetar los demás si tú mismo no te respetas?
    how can you expect people to respect you if you have no self-respect yourself?
    un abogado que se respete no haría eso
    no self-respecting lawyer o no lawyer worth his salt would do that
    una universidad que se respete no puede aceptar estas prácticas
    no university worthy of the name can accept these practices
Example sentences
  • No hago nada proponiendo integrantes si no se respeta el acuerdo.
  • Que respetamos nuestra palabra ¡siempre, sin excusas ni atajos!
  • Dos manjares a las que ella ha renunciado por sus creencias, pero que respeta plenamente.

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