verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
Origin of regard
Related formsun·re·gard·ed, adjectiveun·re·gard·ed·ly, adverbwell-re·gard·ed, adjective
British Dictionary definitions for in regard to
Derived Formsregardable, adjective
Word Origin for regard
Idioms and Phrases with in regard to (1 of 2)
in regard to
Also, as regards; in or with reference to; with regard to; in or with respect to. Concerning, about. For example, In regard to your letter, forget it, or As regards your subscription, I'm not sure why it was canceled, or In reference to your inquiry, we'll have to pass it on to the board, or We have a few questions with regard to your recent offer, or With respect to your latest request, we'll be happy to oblige. The word reference has been used in this idiom since the late 1500s, regard from the second half of the 1400s, and respect from the first half of the 1500s. Also see relative to.
Idioms and Phrases with in regard to (2 of 2)
see in regard to.