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"Elas merecem respeito e consideração."

Translation:They deserve respect and consideration.

March 31, 2017



Not very sure about consideration... perhaps not a synonym of esteem in English?


I think consideration is a good translation here.

In the sense of respecting others' feelings and acknowledging their value.

But there are contexts in which esteem would be a good translation, when you have someone "em alta consideração", for instance.

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