1. respect regard highly; think much of
  2. resistant disposed to or engaged in defiance of established authority
  3. resultant following or accompanying as a consequence
  4. reluctant not eager
  5. respite a pause from doing something
  6. respondent replying
  7. pedantic marked by a narrow focus on or display of learning
  8. precipitant done with very great haste and without due deliberation
  9. resplendent having great beauty
  10. precipitate bring about abruptly
  11. disputant a person who disputes; who is good at or enjoys controversy
  12. repentant feeling or expressing remorse for misdeeds
  13. expedient appropriate to a purpose
  14. respond show a reaction to something
  15. receptivity willingness or readiness to take in (as ideas)
  16. hesitant unable to act or decide quickly or firmly
  17. competent properly or sufficiently qualified, capable, or efficient
  18. response the speech act of continuing a conversational exchange
  19. precipitance the quality of happening with headlong haste or without warning
  20. respectable deserving of esteem

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