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Meaning of "to pay your last respects" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF TO PAY YOUR LAST RESPECTS

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WHAT DOES TO PAY YOUR LAST RESPECTS MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of to pay your last respects in the English dictionary

The definition of to pay your last respects in the dictionary is if you pay your last respects to someone who has just died, you show your respect or affection for them by coming to see their body or their grave.


WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE TO PAY YOUR LAST RESPECTS

to one´s heart´s content
to one´s name
to open a can of whup ass over someone
to order
to overflowing
to pay cash on the barrelhead
to pay your respects to sb
to play favourites
to play for keeps
to play happy families
to play pass-the-parcel
to play the race card
to press
to put it crudely
to put it mildly
to put sth to rights
to put the fluence on sb
to put the mocks on
to put years on sb
to put your thinking cap on

WORDS THAT END LIKE TO PAY YOUR LAST RESPECTS

after-effects
analects
career prospects
core subjects
effects
foundation subjects
light effects
lighting effects
personal effects
promotion prospects
prospects
Pure Land sects
respects
sound effects
special effects
work prospects
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Synonyms and antonyms of to pay your last respects in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «to pay your last respects» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF TO PAY YOUR LAST RESPECTS

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The translations of to pay your last respects from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «to pay your last respects» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

支付你最后的敬意
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

para pagar sus últimos respetos
570 millions of speakers

English

to pay your last respects
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

अपनी अंतिम श्रद्धांजलि देने के लिए
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

لدفع مشاركة الجوانب الخاصة بك
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

оплатить последний долг
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

para pagar as suas últimas homenagens
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

আপনার শেষ শ্রদ্ধা প্রদান করতে
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

pour payer vos derniers hommages
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Untuk membayar penghormatan terakhir anda
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

auf Ihre letzte Ehre zu erweisen
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

あなたの最後の点を支払う
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

마지막 경의를 표 합니다
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Kanggo mbayar resp LIYANE
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

để tỏ lòng tôn kính cuối cùng của bạn
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

உங்கள் கடைசி மரியாதைக்கு
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

आपल्या शेवटच्या वस्तूंची भरपाई करण्यासाठी
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Son saygılarımı ödemek
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

per pagare i vostri ultimo saluto
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

płacić ostatni hołd
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

оплатити останню шану
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

să plătească ultimele tale de vedere
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

να πληρώσει το τελευταίο απόψεις σας
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

jou laaste eer te betaal
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

att betala din senaste avseenden
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

å betale den siste ære
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of to pay your last respects

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «TO PAY YOUR LAST RESPECTS»

The term «to pay your last respects» is regularly used and occupies the 103.859 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «TO PAY YOUR LAST RESPECTS» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about to pay your last respects

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «TO PAY YOUR LAST RESPECTS»

Discover the use of to pay your last respects in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to to pay your last respects and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Da Flip Side: The Side That's Glorified and the Side That's ...
I paused for a second to think. Nothing is cool about sitting in prison watching your kids grow up without you. Nothing is hip about not being able to pay your last respects to family and friends when they pass. Yep, living large was fun while it ...
Jamie Lowe, 2004
2
Evening Is the Whole Day
"For God's sake," he'd said, "stop this nonsense for one day. All the neighbors will be wondering whether I've killed you and hidden the body. At least just come for a few minutes to pay your last respects to the old man." "Let the dead bury their ...
Preeta Samarasan, 2009
3
The Lottery Ticket
Thought you might like to be there to pay your last respects to your cousin.” Lenny's voice was smooth as velvet. Elmer sneered, “So you just went ahead and set everything up. How convenient for you. Tell me something, what did you do with ...
Maryrose Sawicki
4
Molotov Remembers: Inside Kremlin Politics
You did go to pay your last respects to our first marshal . . . . Khrushchev was very eager to become a marshal of the Soviet Union. Marshal Golovanov once told me he had been approached with a questionnaire about whether he would ...
V. M. Molotov, Feliz Chuev, Albert Resis, 2007
5
Emerald of the Elves
his wish that those among you who desire to pay your last respects to Queen Marta be given that chance. I will let him explain after the procession." Oscar left the balcony and returned to the courtyard. When he arrived, the Red Swords had  ...
Richard S. Tuttle, 2003
6
Families at War:
“Delores tells me you have travelled many miles to pay your last respects.” She walkedtowards theopen doorway. “Iwill give you your privacy. Call meifyou need me Iwill be downstairs.” Felipe nodded rather uncomfortably. Last respects he ...
Ken Scott, Dave Rowland, 2014
7
Edgar Cayce and the Sheriff
You have to pay your last respects. He's not going to hurt you.” “Jesus,” the deputy said softly as he walked to the casket, “I know he can't hurt me. Why in the hell do I have pay my respects? I didn't even know the fool.” They stood gazing down ...
Nelson Lynch, 2000
8
Of God and Madness: A Historical Novel
"If you're looking to pay your last respects to the sultan, his house is about a half mile farther up the road. It is called Villa Manolya." He sped away. We shouldered our belongings and headed in the direction that the man had pointed.
T. Byram Karasu, 2007
9
Curveball Year One: Death of a Hero:
“He is in the sanctuary, if you would like to pay your last respects.” “Thank you,” Jenny says. CB shifts his weight uncomfortably and looks away. Thedoubledoors separating the narthex from the sanctuary areopen. The sanctuaryis softlylit ...
Christopher B. Wright, 2013
10
As You Lie There... Sleeping
“I want to thank all of you for coming out on this awful, miserable day to pay your last respects for my mother, Matilda. Basically she was a good woman; she just fell in love with the wrong man. He was married and she was pregnant, with me.
Terry I. Miles, 2009

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