AskDefine | Define reverent

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reverent adj
1 feeling or showing profound respect or veneration; "maintained a reverent silence" [ant: irreverent]
2 showing great reverence for god; "a godly man"; "leading a godly life" [syn: godly, worshipful]

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  1. showing respect or reverence; respectful


showing respect or reverence; respectful

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