French translation of deferential
- [person, treatment]
déférent(e)to be deferential to sb
être déférent(e) envers qn,
être déférent(e) à l'égard de qn
Example Sentences Including 'deferential'
`There you are so," she said to Sophie, not in the least deferential.The Image of Laura
It was, however, one of the peculiarities of Shire-usage that the deferential forms had gone out of colloquial use.THE LORD OF THE RINGS (2004)
The deferential Jimmy Hornbeck wasn't there to meet her, eager to cater to her every whim.GALILEE (2001)
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Translation of deferential from the Collins English to French Dictionary