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deference
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  • But towards that lady, I do care what you do; and you shall do what is deferential and respectful, or you shall not come here.’
  • Louisa turned her head to him, and bent it with a deference that was new in her.
  • With all her deference for Mr. Bounderby as contradistinguished from his portrait, Mrs. Sparsit had not the smallest intention of interrupting the descent.

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  • They changed their strategy in deference to the President’s wishes.
  • Out of deference for the Hindu visitors, they did not serve beef.

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