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revere
used in Frankenstein

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Definition
regard with feelings of deep respect and admiration — sometimes with a mixture of wonder and awe or fear
  • The silver hair and benevolent countenance of the aged cottager won my reverence,
    Chapter 11 (81% in)
reverence = feelings of deep respect and admiration
  • There was a show of gratitude and worship in his attachment to my mother, differing wholly from the doting fondness of age, for it was inspired by reverence for her virtues and a desire to be the means of, in some degree, recompensing her for the sorrows she had endured, but which gave inexpressible grace to his behaviour to her.
    Chapter 1 (39% in)
  • The passionate and almost reverential attachment with which all regarded her became, while I shared it, my pride and my delight.
    Chapter 1 (93% in)
  • I saw plainly that he was surprised, but he never attempted to draw my secret from me; and although I loved him with a mixture of affection and reverence that knew no bounds, yet I could never persuade myself to confide in him that event which was so often present to my recollection, but which I feared the detail to another would only impress more deeply.
    Chapter 6 (63% in)
  • I will soon explain to what these feelings tended, but allow me now to return to the cottagers, whose story excited in me such various feelings of indignation, delight, and wonder, but which all terminated in additional love and reverence for my protectors (for so I loved, in an innocent, half-painful self-deceit, to call them).
    Chapter 13 (99% in)

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