respecting Meaning, Definition & Usage

  1. verb regard highly; think much of
    respect; prise; esteem; value; prize.
    • I respect his judgement
    • We prize his creativity
  2. verb show respect towards
    respect; abide by; observe; honor; honour.
    • honor your parents!


Re*spect"ing preposition
  1. With regard or relation to; regarding; concerning; as, respecting his conduct there is but one opinion.

Webster 1913