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revere
used in Sycamore Row

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Definition
regard with feelings of deep respect and admiration — sometimes with a mixture of wonder and awe or fear
  • Judge Atlee sat three rows up, at the end by the aisle, the same revered seat he had claimed for at least the last ten years.
    p. 628.5
  • Jake may have been revered by the blacks in Ford County, but he was still resented by many of the whites.
    p. 14.4
  • Lanier was being revered as a courtroom magician, able to pull rabbits out of hats in spite of the rules of evidence.
    p. 581.4

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