- She watched the deference of these people’s manner when they spoke to her.
- He allowed no reality but that of a man introduced to her in a drawing room, flawlessly obedient to every convention of deference.
- Instead of a mood of deferential sorrow, befitting a place where one contemplates eternity and realizes the insignificance of man, this building has a quality of loose, orgiastic elation.
- Being, in addition, an outstanding authority on architecture, you are eminently qualified to give us what I shall call, with all deference, the feminine angle on this case.
- "Of course," Roark smiled, amused by the deference which he had not requested.
- She had never expected Wynand to come to an office unannounced and to ask admittance in that tone of grave deference.
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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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