What does reverence mean?

Definitions for reverence
ˈrɛv ər əns, ˈrɛv rənsrev·er·ence

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. fear, reverence, awe, venerationnoun

    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"

  2. reverencenoun

    a reverent mental attitude

  3. reverenceverb

    an act showing respect (especially a bow or curtsy)

  4. reverence, fear, revere, venerateverb

    regard with feelings of respect and reverence; consider hallowed or exalted or be in awe of

    "Fear God as your father"; "We venerate genius"

Wiktionary

  1. reverencenoun

    Veneration; profound awe and respect, normally in a sacred context.

  2. reverencenoun

    An act of showing respect, such as a bow.

  3. reverencenoun

    The state of being revered.

  4. reverencenoun

    A form of address for some members of the clergy.

    Your reverence

  5. reverenceverb

    To show reverence.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Reverencenoun

    profound respect and esteem mingled with fear and affection, as for a holy being or place; the disposition to revere; veneration

  2. Reverencenoun

    the act of revering; a token of respect or veneration; an obeisance

  3. Reverencenoun

    that which deserves or exacts manifestations of reverence; reverend character; dignity; state

  4. Reverencenoun

    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

  5. Reverenceverb

    to regard or treat with reverence; to regard with respect and affection mingled with fear; to venerate

Freebase

  1. Reverence

    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.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of reverence in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of reverence in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of reverence in a Sentence

  1. Raphael Warnock:

    Listen, i have a profound reverence for life and abiding respect for choice. The question is, whose decision is it.

  2. Buddhist:

    ?Tis those who reverence the old That are the men versed in the Faith; Worthy of praise while in this life, And happy in the life to come.

  3. President Andrew Jackson:

    For our government to hold Andrew Jackson up to some reverence today, given our nation's better appreciation of American history today than generations ago, is very troubling, for the Cherokee people, Andrew Jackson represents the period of Indian removal.

  4. Renae A. Sauter:

    At some point on the spiritual journey, saying “I am human” stops being an apology and turns into a deep reverence and knowing.”

  5. President Trump:

    As President Trump honor President Trump shared victory and heritage, President Trump affirm the common values that will unite President Trump long into future : freedom, sovereignty, self-determination, the rule of law and reverence for the rights given to President Trump by almighty God, from the Second World War to today, her majesty has stood as a constant symbol of these priceless traditions.

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