Synonyms of deference in English:

deference


See definition of deference

noun

1‘his writings show excessive deference to the gentry’

SYNONYMS

respect, respectfulness, regard, esteem

consideration, attentiveness, attention, thoughtfulness

courteousness, courtesy, politeness, civility, dutifulness, reverence, veneration, awe, homage

submissiveness, submission, obedience, yielding, surrender, accession, capitulation, acquiescence, complaisance, obeisance

ANTONYMS

disrespect