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venerate
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Jane Eyre
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  • I deeply venerated my cousin’s talent and principle.
  • I suppose I have a considerable organ of veneration, for I retain yet the sense of admiring awe with which my eyes traced her steps.
  • I felt veneration for St. John — veneration so strong that its impetus thrust me at once to the point I had so long shunned.
  • Then they seemed so familiar with French names and French authors: but my amazement reached its climax when Miss Temple asked Helen if she sometimes snatched a moment to recall the Latin her father had taught her, and taking a book from a shelf, bade her read and construe a page of Virgil; and Helen obeyed, my organ of veneration expanding at every sounding line.
  • I felt veneration for St. John — veneration so strong that its impetus thrust me at once to the point I had so long shunned.

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  • Most contemporary Hindus do not actually worship the cow; though many venerate her.
  • Many venerate Mother Teresa because of her life of service and sacrifice.

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