Associations to the word «Regard»


REGARD, noun. (countable) A steady look, a gaze. [from 15th c.]
REGARD, noun. One's concern for another; esteem. [from 16th c.]
REGARD, noun. (preceded by “in” or “with”) A particular aspect or detail; respect, sense. [from 16th c.]
REGARD, noun. (uncountable) The worth or estimation in which something or someone is held.
REGARD, verb. (transitive) (obsolete) To set store by (something), to hold (someone) in esteem; to consider to have value, to respect. [from 16th c.]
REGARD, verb. To look at; to observe. [from 16th c.]
REGARD, verb. (transitive) To consider, look upon (something) in a given way etc. [from 16th c.]
REGARD, verb. (transitive) (archaic) To take notice of, pay attention to. [from 16th c.]
REGARD, verb. (transitive) To face toward.
REGARD, verb. (transitive) To have to do with, to concern. [from 17th c.]

Dictionary definition

REGARD, noun. (usually preceded by `in') a detail or point; "it differs in that respect".
REGARD, noun. Paying particular notice (as to children or helpless people); "his attentiveness to her wishes"; "he spends without heed to the consequences".
REGARD, noun. (usually plural) a polite expression of desire for someone's welfare; "give him my kind regards"; "my best wishes".
REGARD, noun. A long fixed look; "he fixed his paternal gaze on me".
REGARD, noun. The condition of being honored (esteemed or respected or well regarded); "it is held in esteem"; "a man who has earned high regard".
REGARD, noun. A feeling of friendship and esteem; "she mistook his manly regard for love"; "he inspires respect".
REGARD, noun. An attitude of admiration or esteem; "she lost all respect for him".
REGARD, verb. Deem to be; "She views this quite differently from me"; "I consider her to be shallow"; "I don't see the situation quite as negatively as you do".
REGARD, verb. Look at attentively.
REGARD, verb. Connect closely and often incriminatingly; "This new ruling affects your business".

Wise words

Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.
Lao Tzu