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Defer To

Pronunciation of Defer To
/dɪfˈɜː tuː/, /dɪfˈɜː tuː/, /d_ɪ_f_ˈɜː t_uː/

Synonyms for defer to:

accept (verb)

acknowledge, acquiesce, agree, assent, bear, bow, capitulate, endure, fit in, live with, recognize, respect, stand, stand for, stomach, suffer, take, tolerate, bear with, go along with, swallow, submit to, play the game, yield to, don't make waves, don't rock the boat, sit still for.

acknowledge (verb)

accede, accept, allow, approve, certify, defend, endorse, grant, own, ratify, subscribe to, support, uphold, yield, attest to, take an oath.

fall (verb)

back down, bend, die, drop, give in, give up, give way, go down, go under, lie down, obey, perish, resign, slump, submit, succumb, eat dirt, be lost, be casualty, be destroyed, be killed, be taken, fall to pieces, pass into enemy hands.

respect (verb)

abide by, adore, appreciate, attend, esteem, follow, heed, honor, look up to, note, notice, pay attention, regard, revere, reverence, spare, take into account, value, venerate, comply with, adhere to, be kind to, show courtesy, think highly of, be awed by, have good opinion of, have high opinion, observe of, set store by, show consideration.

revere/reverence (verb)

admire, apotheosize, cherish, deify, enjoy, exalt, love, magnify, prize, treasure, worship, pay homage, be in awe of, hold in awe, put on pedestal.

Sense 1

admire, deify, look up to, revere, worship, hero worship, agree to, bow down to.

Sense 3

salute.

Sense 4

respect.

Rhymes for defer to:

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