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disrespectful

[ dis-ri-spekt-fuhl ]
/ ˌdɪs rɪˈspɛkt fəl /
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adjective
characterized by, having, or showing disrespect; lacking courtesy or esteem: a disrespectful remark about teachers.
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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
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