Definitions for reverentˈrɛv ər ənt, ˈrɛv rənt

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word reverent

Princeton's WordNet

  1. reverent(adj)

    feeling or showing profound respect or veneration

    "maintained a reverent silence"

  2. godly, reverent, worshipful(adj)

    showing great reverence for god

    "a godly man"; "leading a godly life"


  1. reverent(Adjective)

    showing respect or reverence; respectful

Webster Dictionary

  1. Reverent(adj)

    disposed to revere; impressed with reverence; submissive; humble; respectful; as, reverent disciples

  2. Reverent(adj)

    expressing reverence, veneration, devotion, or submission; as, reverent words; reverent behavior

  3. Origin: [L. reverens, -entis, p. pr. of revereri. See Revere.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of reverent in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of reverent in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Thomas Bailey Aldrich:

    To keep the heart unwrinkled, to be hopeful, kindly, cheerful, reverent - that is to triumph over old age.

  2. Lesley Gordon:

    Many of the survivors made a point of insisting when anyone in their regiment died they provided a reverent burial.

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