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Meaning of DEFERENTIAL

Pronunciation:  `defu'renshul

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  showing deference
 

DEFERENTIAL is a 11 letter word that starts with D.

 

 Synonyms: deferent, regardful, respectful
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Def`er*en"tial\, a. [See {Deference}.]
Expressing deference; accustomed to defer.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: accommodating, affable, agreeable, attentive, cap in hand, ceremonious, civil, complaisant, conscientious, considerate, courteous, crouching, disarming, duteous, dutiful, ethical, fair, graceful, gracious, honorific, insinuating, insinuative, moral, obedient, obeisant, obliging, obsequious, observant, on bended knee, polite, prone, prostrate, regardful, respectful, saccharine, scrupulous, servile, silken, silky, solicitous, subservient, tactful, thoughtful, urbane
 

 

 

 

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