} Meaning of DEFERENCE in a Sentence - Words In Sentences

Meaning of DEFERENCE in a Sentence

Definition: a polite expression of regard or esteem

Part of Speech: Noun

Synonym(s): submission, acquiescence

Antonym(s): disregard, dishonor

Example Sentences:


1. With deference, the young woman bowed before the queen.


2. The unpopular president is not shown a great deal of deference by the media.


3. Although I despise my boss, I treat him with deference because he signs my paychecks.

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