1 (usually preceded by `in') a detail or point; "it differs in that respect" [syn: respect]
2 paying particular notice (as to children or helpless people); "his attentiveness to her wishes"; "he spends without heed to the consequences" [syn: attentiveness, heed, paying attention] [ant: inattentiveness]
3 (usually plural) a polite expression of desire for someone's welfare; "give him my kind regards"; "my best wishes" [syn: wish, compliments]
4 a long fixed look; "he fixed his paternal gaze on me" [syn: gaze]
5 the condition of being honored (esteemed or respected or well regarded); "it is held in esteem"; "a man who has earned high regard" [syn: esteem, respect] [ant: disesteem]
6 a feeling of friendship and esteem; "she mistook his manly regard for love"; "he inspires respect" [syn: respect]
7 an attitude of admiration or esteem; "she lost all respect for him" [syn: respect, esteem] [ant: disrespect]
1 deem to be; "She views this quite differently from me"; "I consider her to be shallow"; "I don't see the situation quite as negatively as you do" [syn: see, consider, reckon, view]
2 look at attentively [syn: consider]
3 connect closely and often incriminatingly; "This new ruling affects your business" [syn: involve, affect]
- One's concern for another; esteem.
- In the context of "preceded by “in” or “with”": aspect; detail; manner; respect; sense
- 1842, Treuttel and Würtz, The Foreign Quarterly Review, page
- This attempt will be made with every regard to the difficulty of the undertaking[...].
- 1903, Kentucky Mines and Minerals Dept, Annual Report, page
- We are speding a lot of money trying to put this mine in shape; we are anxious to comply with the wishes of your office in every regard [...].
- 1989, Leonard W. Poon, David C. Rubin, Barbara A. Wilson,
Everyday Cognition in Adulthood and Late Life, Cambridge University
Press, page 399:
- These problems were not traditional problems with realistic stimuli, but rather were realistic in every regard.
- 1842, Treuttel and Würtz, The Foreign Quarterly Review, page 144:
concern for another
- Czech: ohled
Looking refers to the act of visual perception.
Look may also refer to:
regard in German: Look
regard in French: Look
regard in Dutch: Look
regard in Japanese: ルック
regard in Swedish: Lök
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