Renowned vs Respectful - What's the difference?

renowned | respectful |


As adjectives the difference between renowned and respectful

is that renowned is famous, celebrated, or well-known while respectful is marked or characterized by respect; as, respectful deportment.

renowned

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Famous, celebrated, or well-known.
  • The movie Three Stars is about world-renowned chefs.

    respectful

    English

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • Marked or characterized by respect; as, respectful deportment.
  • Antonyms

    * disrespectful