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Adjective: revered  ri'veerd
  1. Profoundly honoured
    "revered holy men";
    - august, venerable
Verb: revere  ri'veer
  1. Love unquestioningly and uncritically or to excess; venerate as an idol
    "Many teenagers revered the Beatles";
    - idolize, idolise [Brit], worship, hero-worship
     
  2. Regard with feelings of respect and reverence; consider hallowed, exalted or be in awe of
    "revere God as your father";
    - reverence, fear, venerate

See also: honorable [US], honourable [Brit, Cdn]

Type of: adore, esteem, prize, respect, value

Encyclopedia: Revered

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