The definition of reverent is feeling awe and respect.(adjective)
An example of a reverent person is someone who constantly gives thanks and praise to God.
See reverent in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: LME < L reverens, prp. of revereri: see revere
See reverent in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English
Origin: , from Old French
Origin: , from Latin reverēns, reverent-
Origin: , present participle of reverērī, to revere; see revere1.
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