An example of respectful is a child being quiet during a church service.
Clement replied in 1705 with a bull condemning respectful silence.
Gerald was solemn and respectful as he worked.
Above all, try to be respectful and cautious with the old prince.
He was respectful of her concerns, but they didn't see eye-to-eye on any of it - except the fact that they both wanted another child.
Pippins donation was restored, but the protectorate was no longer so distant, respectful and intermittent as the pope liked.