Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Want, lack, or absence of respect or reverence; disrespect; disesteem.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Disrespect.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Disrespect; want of respect or reverence; disesteem.

Etymologies

From un- +‎ respect. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Often and often, in gloomy breedings over his supposed disgrace, he had fiercely asserted to himself that _he_ was free from stain, and the unrespect in which he stood was an injustice to be bravely defied.

    The Story of Kennett

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