Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Respectable"

The meaning of "Respectable" in various phrases and sentences

Q: Что значит They're respectable?
A: https://www.lexico.com/definition/respectable

Example sentences using "Respectable"

Q: Покажите мне примеры предложений с respectable.
A: Be respectful.
Respect your elders.
Act respectable at this party.
Do I look respectable?
Q: Покажите мне примеры предложений с respectable .
A: respectable: to be regarded as good, proper, correct. e.g.. teaching is a respectable profession.

Synonyms of "Respectable" and their differences

Q: В чем разница между respected/respectful и respectable и You can give me some examples ?
A: Example:
She was respected by a child
The child was being respectful
And i dont know if respectable is a word tho:/
Q: В чем разница между respectable и respectful ?
A: Respectful would mean an individual who shows respect towards something or someone.
Respectable would imply that something or someone is being shown respect by others.

"He is a respectful man"
"Those group of guys are respectable"
Q: В чем разница между respectable и respectful ?
A: Both are adjectives.

Respectable is usually followed by a person/institution (worthy of respect).
ex: He is a respectable man.
(Unless you're extremely British in which case respectable can refer to a large size/amount)

Respectful denotes the action(s) taken by an individual which are polite.
ex: You need to be respectful of other people's cultures.
Q: В чем разница между respectable и respected ?
A: "Respectable" means "dignified," "of high class," "having good reputation," etc. In other words, someone who should be respected.

"Respected" means "having others' admiration and esteem."

In common use, "respectable" is more of an appearance while "respected" is more of a state:

"I try to dress and behave like a respectable gentleman so that I can earn the respect of my peers. My goal is to become well-respected in my field."

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