Definitions of regard

  1. To keep in view; to behold; to look at; to view; to gaze upon.
  2. Hence, to look or front toward; to face.
  3. To look closely at; to observe attentively; to pay attention to; to notice or remark particularly.
  4. To look upon, as in a certain relation; to hold as an popinion; to consider; as, to regard abstinence from wine as a duty; to regard another as a friend or enemy.
  5. To pay respect to; to treat as something of peculiar value, sanctity, or the like; to care for; to esteem.
  6. To take into consideration; to take account of, as a fact or condition.
  7. A look; aspect directed to another; view; gaze.
  8. Attention of the mind with a feeling of interest; observation; heed; notice.
  9. State of being regarded, whether favorably or otherwise; estimation; repute; note; account.
  10. Consideration; thought; reflection; heed.
  11. Matter for consideration; account; condition.
  12. Respect; relation; reference.
  13. Object of sight; scene; view; aspect.
  14. To have relation to, as bearing upon; to respect; to relate to; to touch; as, an argument does not regard the question; - often used impersonally; as, I agree with you as regards this or that.
  15. That view of the mind which springs from perception of value, estimable qualities, or anything that excites admiration; respect; esteem; reverence; affection; as, to have a high regard for a person; - often in the plural.
  16. To observe closely; look upon; as, she regarded him with a frown; consider; as, I regard her as an enemy; heed; respect; as, regard my words; esteem; care for; as, I regard him highly; relate to; concern; as, the matter regards your happiness.
  17. To observe; consider; esteem.
  18. To observe closely; consider.
  19. To esteem.
  20. To concern; relate to.
  21. To look attentively; to consider; to notice.
  22. To notice particularly; to beed; to value; to esteem; to respect.
  23. To notice with particular attention; to observe; to remark; to attend to with respect; to fix the mind on, as a matter of importance; to pay attention to; to respect; to esteem.
  24. a long fixed look; " he fixed his paternal gaze on me"
  25. ( usually preceded by ` in') a detail or point; " it differs in that respect"
  26. a feeling of friendship and esteem; " she mistook his manly regard for love"; " he inspires respect"
  27. deem to be; " She views this quite differently from me"; " I consider her to be shallow"; " I don't see the situation quite as negatively as you do"
  28. Affection; respect; consideration; care; close attention or notice; a look or gaze; reference.
  29. ( orig.) Look, gaze: attention with interest: observation: respect: affection: repute: relation: reference.
  31. Attention; esteem; relation; reference.
  32. Respect; attention; notice.
  33. Common repute. 3 Reference.
  34. A courteous greeting.
  35. Attention of the mind; consideration; respect; repute.
  36. Attention of mind from a feeling of interest; attention as a matter of importance; notice; heed; respect; esteem; relation; reference to; look; aspect directed to another.