toggle menu
menu
vocabulary
1000+ books
Go to Book

respective
used in Romeo and Juliet

only 1 use
(click/touch triangles for details)
Definition
relating separately to the people or things just mentioned
  • Away to heaven respective lenity, And fire-ey'd fury be my conduct now!
    3.1 — Act 3 Scene 1 — A public Place (63% in)

There are no more uses of "respective" in Romeo and Juliet.

Typical Usage  (best examples)
Dictionary / pronunciation — Google®Dictionary / more samples — Oxford® USDictionary list — Onelook.com®