Reverence meaning

rĕvər-əns
The definition of reverence is treating with great respect.

When you treat a deity with great respect, this is an example of reverence.

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A feeling of profound awe and respect and often love.
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To consider or treat with profound awe and respect; venerate.
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Reverence is defined as deep respect, or is a name given to a holy figure in a religious institution.

An example of reverence is when you show deep and complete respect for the Bible as the word of God.

The respectful term used to address a priest is an example of reverence: "Your Reverence."

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A form of address for some members of the clergy.

Your reverence.

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An act of showing respect, such as a bow.
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Used as a form of address for certain members of the Christian clergy.

Your Reverence.

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A feeling or attitude of deep respect, love, and awe, as for something sacred; veneration.
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The state of being revered.
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A manifestation of this; specif., a bow, curtsy, or similar gesture of respect; obeisance.
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To show reverence.
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An act showing respect, especially a bow or curtsy.
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A title used in speaking to or of a member of the clergy.
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To treat or regard with reverence; venerate.
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Veneration; profound awe and respect, normally in a sacred context.
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The state of being revered.
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That which deserves or exacts manifestations of reverence; reverend character; dignity; state.
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