In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1formaldeferencia feminineto treat sb with deference — tratar a algn con deferencia
- out of deference to sb/sth — por deferencia a algn/algo
- in deference to sb/sth — por deferencia a algn/algo
- But our relationship should be one of mature partnership not one of undue deference.
- Arrogance is not an attractive trait, but surely it beats passive deference?
- The judgment made by the defendant as the primary decision maker should be accorded due deference by the court.
- An embarrassing four-year period of media deference to the president and his policies has ended.
- For a court to do otherwise is for a court to fail to show proper deference to a legislative authority.
- Traditional class boundaries have been eroded and deference has all but disappeared from British society.
- He confirms this shyly, perhaps out of deference to his employer, who trained with White and later became his great rival.
- It was those very values of deference, place and the proper order of things which brought this country to the brink of collapse after the war.
- In his view, the article requires respect for family life not automatic deference to family decisions.
- But a loss of deference is very different from a loss of respect for other people.
- It was typical of a Queen who, in her own words, thoroughly disliked pomposity and ritual deference.
- They must give due deference to the decisions of the inspectors and the Secretary of State.
- Elizabeth II came to the throne when Britain still enjoyed a society where deference joined with self respect.
- What has almost disappeared is deference towards the lower classes.
- In a previous era he'd have been a gardener on a large estate, and still retains all of his deference to people he considers his betters.
- The wasn't much sign of deference either, the shouted questions were pretty direct.
- The prisoners were all perfectly submissive and paid every deference to the wishes of those in whose custody they were placed.
- Even when this process is taking place, there is still a battle against old ideas and the habits of deference and submission.
- In coming to terms with this situation, teachers need to accept the loss of some traditional deference.
- Already their experiment shows signs of failure, and that in a society notable for its deference to authority and tradition.
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