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reverence 中文解釋 wordnet sense Collocation Usage
Verb
/ˈrev(ə)rəns/,
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reverences, plural;
  1. Regard or treat with deep respect
    • - the many divine beings reverenced by Hindu tradition
Noun
  1. Deep respect for someone or something
    • - rituals showed honor and reverence for the dead
  2. A gesture indicative of such respect; a bow or curtsy
    • - the messenger made his reverence
  3. A title given to a member of the clergy, or used in addressing them


  1. fear: a feeling of profound respect for someone or something; "the fear of God"; "the Chinese reverence for the dead"; "the French treat food with gentle reverence"; "his respect for the law bordered on veneration"
  2. regard with feelings of respect and reverence; consider hallowed or exalted or be in awe of; "Fear God as your father"; "We venerate genius"
  3. a reverent mental attitude
  4. an act showing respect (especially a bow or curtsy)
  5. (reverent) godly: showing great reverence for god; "a godly man"; "leading a godly life"
  6. (reverential) respectful: feeling or manifesting veneration
  7. Reverence is Faithless' first album, released in April 1996 and then reissued in October. The album contains several singles, that have subsequently become Faithless classics, such as "Don't Leave", "Salva Mea", and "Insomnia". The album reached #26 in the UK charts.
  8. Reverence is an EP by the symphonic black metal band Emperor. It was released as a teaser for their upcoming full length album Anthems To The Welkin At Dusk, with the first song being a track from that album, the second a song that was recorded for it but subsequently left off, and the third ...
  9. Reverence was an electronic music festival, held annually in Madison, Wisconsin 2003-2009. Showcasing primarily aggrotech, electro-industrial and synthpop bands, it has included other electronic dance music genres as well. ...
  10. Reverence is a sculpture created by Jim Sardonis in 1989. The sculpture depicts two tails of whales "diving" into a sea of grass and is meant to symbolize the fragility of the planet. The tails were made from 36 tons of African black granite and stand 12-13 feet tall.
  11. "Reverence" is a song by the Scottish alternative rock group The Jesus and Mary Chain and the first single from the group's album Honey's Dead. It was released by Blanco y Negro Records in February 1992 and reached #10 in the UK single charts.
  12. Veneration; profound awe and respect, normally in a sacred context; An act of showing respect, such as a bow; The state of being revered; A form of address for some members of the clergy; To show reverence
  13. (reverent) (adj) - expressing awe, respectful
  14. (reverent) BSA Handbook: A Scout is Reverent toward God. He is Faithful in his religious duties. He respects the beliefs of others.
  15. An awareness of the sacredness of life. Living with wonder and faith. Having a routine of reflection.
  16. The respect or devotion that others show someone or something
  17. n. A feeling of respect and awe of a man to a god and a dog to a man.
  18. class cruiser - 3,000 metres (9,800 ft)
  19. (ray-vay-rahnss) To bow,the last exercise of a class.
  20. (n) worship, profound respect