title of respect


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Noun1.title of respect - an identifying appellation signifying status or function: e.g. `Mr.' or `General'; "the professor didn't like his friends to use his formal title"
appellation, appellative, designation, denomination - identifying word or words by which someone or something is called and classified or distinguished from others
Aga, Agha - title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey)
Defender of the Faith - 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 - a Spanish courtesy title or form of address for men that is prefixed to the forename; "Don Roberto"
Dona - a Spanish courtesy title or form of address for a woman; "Dona Marguerita"
Frau - a German courtesy title or form of address for an adult woman
Fraulein - a German courtesy title or form of address for an unmarried woman
Hakham - a Hebrew title of respect for a wise and highly educated man
Herr - a German courtesy title or form of address for a man
Miss - a form of address for an unmarried woman
Mister, Mr, Mr. - a form of address for a man
Mrs, Mrs. - a form of address for a married woman
Ms., Ms - a form of address for a woman
Rabbi - a Hebrew title of respect for a Jewish scholar or teacher
Reverend - a title of respect for a clergyman
Senor - a Spanish title or form of address for a man; similar to the English `Mr' or `sir'
Senora - a Spanish title or form of address for a married woman; similar to the English `Mrs' or `madam'
Senorita - a Spanish title or form of address used to or of an unmarried girl or woman; similar to the English `Miss'
Signora - an Italian title or form of address for a married woman
Signorina - an Italian title or form of address for an unmarried woman
Very Reverend - a title of respect for various ecclesiastical officials (as cathedral deans and canons and others)
Padre, Father - `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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I like not that music, father Cedric,'' said Athelstane; for by this title of respect he was accustomed to address him.
a gender-neutral title of respect that can be prefixed to a person's surname in place of Ms.
What is the title of respect for a dean in the Anglican Church?
The Tibetan woman - whom many call Amala, a title of respect that means
Madiba is Mr Mandela's Xhosa clan or tribal name and is a title of respect.
GaviSa and Sons introduced its Don Francisco's Coffee line, which bears the family patriarch's name Don Francisco GaviSa (Don is a title of respect in Spanish).
Some self-contained words pronounced like three of their letters include the sea between Greece and Turkey, the Aegean(AGN), the Mid-East title of respect effendi(FND) and avian(AVN), an example for the birds.