Definition of veneration in English:


Syllabification: ven·er·a·tion
Pronunciation: /ˌvenəˈrāSHən


  • Great respect; reverence: the traditional veneration of saints
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    • Just maybe we can confront our place with awe and admiration, respect and veneration.
    • They, therefore, offer worship and not mere veneration to it.
    • What he possesses in spades is a respect that borders on veneration.

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