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reverential (adj.)

"characterized by or expressive of reverence," 1550s, from Latin reverentia "awe, respect" (see reverence (n.)) + -al (1). Related: Reverentially.

updated on August 04, 2021

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Definitions of reverential from WordNet

reverential (adj.)
feeling or manifesting veneration;
Synonyms: respectful / venerating
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