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deference

US [ˈdef(ə)rəns]
UK ['def(ə)rəns]
  • n.尊重;遵从;听从
  • Web敬意;顺从;尊敬
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n.
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尊重;遵从;听从behaviour that shows that you respect sb/sth
The women wore veils in deference to the customs of the country.
这些妇女戴着面纱是遵从这个国家的习俗。
The flags were lowered out of deference to the bereaved family.
降旗是出于对死者家属的尊重。

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