Feel deep respect or admiration for (something): Cézanne’s still lifes were revered by his contemporaries
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- It is, therefore, obligatory on every Muslim to respect and revere these holy places.
- There is no better way to consider the significance of the Sun in astrology than to reflect upon its importance to a culture whose survival was dependent upon respecting and revering its power.
- Now the tantric injunction to respect, honor and revere the body makes sense.
Mid 17th century: from French révérer or Latin revereri, from re- (expressing intensive force) + vereri 'to fear'.
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