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regard with feelings of deep respect and admiration — sometimes with a mixture of wonder and awe or fear
  • What would Peeta think of the irreverent banter that passes between us as we break the law each day?
    p. 296.3
irreverent = showing a lack of respect for things respected by most people

(Editor's note:  The prefix "ir-" in irreverent means not and reverses the meaning of reverent. This prefix is sometimes used before words beginning with "R" as seen in words like irrational, irregular, and irresistible.)        
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