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venerate
used in The Mill on the Floss

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regard with feelings of respect and reverence
  • It was naturally disappointing to Dr. Kenn, after two years of superfluous incense from his feminine parishioners, to find them suddenly maintaining their views in opposition to his; but then they maintained them in opposition to a higher Authority, which they had venerated longer.
    7.4 -- Book 7 Chapter 4 -- Maggie and Lucy (19% in)

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