fear, reverence, awe, veneration(noun)
a feeling of profound respect for someone or something
"the fear of God"; "the Chinese reverence for the dead"; "the French treat food with gentle reverence"; "his respect for the law bordered on veneration"
a reverent mental attitude
an act showing respect (especially a bow or curtsy)
reverence, fear, revere, venerate(verb)
regard with feelings of respect and reverence; consider hallowed or exalted or be in awe of
"Fear God as your father"; "We venerate genius"
Veneration; profound awe and respect, normally in a sacred context.
An act of showing respect, such as a bow.
The state of being revered.
A form of address for some members of the clergy.
To show reverence.
profound respect and esteem mingled with fear and affection, as for a holy being or place; the disposition to revere; veneration
the act of revering; a token of respect or veneration; an obeisance
that which deserves or exacts manifestations of reverence; reverend character; dignity; state
a person entitled to be revered; -- a title applied to priests or other ministers with the pronouns his or your; sometimes poetically to a father
to regard or treat with reverence; to regard with respect and affection mingled with fear; to venerate
Reverence is Faithless' first album, released in April 1996 and then reissued in October. The album contains several singles that have subsequently become Faithless classics, such as "Don't Leave", "Salva Mea", and "Insomnia". The album reached #26 in the UK charts. In 1996 the album was re-released as Reverence / Irreverence containing an extra CD with remixes of the original songs. Closing track "Drifting Away" has become well known for its use in Channel 4 comedy series Trigger Happy TV.
To show and demonstrate respect.
The congregation showed their reverence to their god through their prayer in church and showing reverence to every animal and being on the planet.
The numerical value of reverence in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of reverence in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Reverence for life affords me my fundamental principle of morality.
After years and years of that we decided we can do better, and give this place the kind of reverence which is its due.
Some men look at constitutions with sanctimonious reverence, and deem them like the ark of the covenant, too sacred to be touched.
Among all men on the earth bards have a share of honor and reverence, because the muse has taught them songs and loves the race of bards.
We need for Alamo Plaza to have the kind of reverence and respect for history that we see in places like the battlefield at Gettysburg and at the monuments at Pearl Harbor.
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