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revere
used in The Namesake

4 uses
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Definition
regard with feelings of deep respect and admiration — sometimes with a mixture of wonder and awe or fear
  • He does not thank God; he openly reveres Marx and quietly refuses religion.
    Chapter 1 (99% in)
reveres = regards with feelings of deep respect and admiration
  • Ghosh spoke reverently of England.
    Chapter 1 (68% in)
  • She speaks reverently of her summers here.
    Chapter 6 (92% in)
  • There is something at once innocent and irreverent about the gesture, and she is reminded, forcefully, of why she still loves him.
    Chapter 10 (15% in)

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