[ dis-ri-spekt-fuhl ]
/ ˌdɪs rɪˈspɛkt fəl /


characterized by, having, or showing disrespect; lacking courtesy or esteem: a disrespectful remark about teachers.

Origin of disrespectful

First recorded in 1670–80; dis-1 + respectful

OTHER WORDS FROM disrespectful

dis·re·spect·ful·ly, adverbdis·re·spect·ful·ness, noun
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

Examples from the Web for disrespectful