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noun regard pronunciation in American English /rɪˈɡɑrd/
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singularregard
pluralregards
  1. 1
    [uncountable] attention or care that you give to someone or something
    regard for:

    The road was built without regard for the safety of residents.

  2. 2
    [uncountable] respect and admiration for someone or something

    He had little regard for his colleagues.

    hold someone/something in high/low regard:

    George Washington was held in high regard by both Northerners and Southerners.

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