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Definitions of reverence:

part of speech: verb transitive

To regard with respect and affection mingled with awe or fear; to bow to with great respect.

part of speech: noun

Deep respect mingled with awe and affection; a low bow to show respect; a title given to the clergy; with his your.

part of speech: noun

Fear mingled with respect and affection, as for a parent or one in authority; an act of obeisance; a title given in addressing a clergyman.

part of speech: verb

To regard with fear mingled with respect and affection.

part of speech: verb transitive

To regard with reverence: to venerate or honor.

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