Definitions for Reverendˈrɛv ər ənd, ˈrɛv rənd

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. clergyman, reverend, man of the cloth(noun)

    a member of the clergy and a spiritual leader of the Christian Church

  2. Reverend(adj)

    a title of respect for a clergyman

  3. reverend, sublime(adj)

    worthy of adoration or reverence


  1. reverend(Noun)

    a member of the Christian clergy

  2. reverend(Adjective)

    worthy of reverence or respect

  3. Reverend(Noun)

    A title warranting great respect, prefixed to the names of Christian clergy.

  4. Reverend(Noun)

    A person who has earned the designation and is entitled to use it publicly; minister.

  5. Origin: From Latin future passive participle reverendus, from deponent verb revereri, honor or revere.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Reverend(adj)

    worthy of reverence; entitled to respect mingled with fear and affection; venerable

  2. Origin: [F. rvrend, L. reverendus, fr. revereri. See Revere.]


  1. Reverend

    Reverend is the 1989 EP debut by the American heavy metal band of the same name. This was Reverend's only studio EP until 2001's A Gathering of Demons.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Reverend

    a title of respect given to the clergy, Very Reverend to deans, Right Reverend to bishops, and Most Reverend to archbishops.

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