Title Of Respect Definition

Define what is Title Of Respect?

1. form of address, title of respect, title (noun)

an identifying appellation signifying status or function: e.g. `Mr.' or `General'.

  • the professor didn't like his friends to use his formal title.
Hypernyms

appellation, appellative, designation, denomination noun
identifying word or words by which someone or something is called and classified or distinguished from others.

Hyponyms

Aga, Agha noun
title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).

Defender of the Faith noun
a title that Leo X bestowed on Henry VIII and later withdrew; parliament restored the title and it has been used by English sovereigns ever since.

Don noun
a Spanish courtesy title or form of address for men that is prefixed to the forename.

Dona noun
a Spanish courtesy title or form of address for a woman.

Frau noun
a German courtesy title or form of address for an adult woman.

Fraulein noun
a German courtesy title or form of address for an unmarried woman.

Hakham noun
a Hebrew title of respect for a wise and highly educated man.

Herr noun
a German courtesy title or form of address for a man.

Miss noun
a form of address for an unmarried woman.

Mister, Mr, Mr. noun
a form of address for a man.

Mrs, Mrs. noun
a form of address for a married woman.

Ms., MS noun
a form of address for a woman.

Rabbi noun
a Hebrew title of respect for a Jewish scholar or teacher.

Reverend noun
a title of respect for a clergyman.

Senor noun
a Spanish title or form of address for a man; similar to the English `Mr' or `sir'.

Senora noun
a Spanish title or form of address for a married woman; similar to the English `Mrs' or `madam'.

Senorita noun
a Spanish title or form of address used to or of an unmarried girl or woman; similar to the English `Miss'.

Signora noun
an Italian title or form of address for a married woman.

Signorina noun
an Italian title or form of address for an unmarried woman.

Very Reverend noun
a title of respect for various ecclesiastical officials (as cathedral deans and canons and others).

Padre, Father noun
`Father' is a term of address for priests in some churches (especially the Roman Catholic Church or the Orthodox Catholic Church); `Padre' is frequently used in the military.

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