revere

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(New American Roget's College Thesaurus)
v. t. venerate, honor, respect, esteem, admire; worship. See love, piety.
II
(Roget's IV) v.
Syn. reverence, venerate, worship, respect, adore, idolize, exalt, glorify, honor, admire, esteem, worship the ground someone walks on*; see also admire 1 .
Syn.- revere implies regarding with Great respect, affection, honor, or deference [ a poet revered by all ] ; reverence , more or less equivalent to revere , is usually applied to a thing or abstract idea rather than to a person [ they reverence the memory of their parents ] ; venerate implies revering because of Great age, dignity, or character and may suggest regarding as sacred or holy [ he was venerated as a saint ] ; worship , in strict usage, implies the use of ritual or verbal formula in paying homage to a divine being, but broadly suggests intense, often uncritical love or admiration [ he worshiped his wife ] ; adore , in strict usage, implies a personal or individual worshiping of a deity, but in broad usage, suggests a Great love for someone and, colloquially, a Great liking for something [ I adore your hat ]
III
(Roget's 3 Superthesaurus) (VOCABULARY WORD) v.
[ri VEER]
to look up to, respect and honor highly.
The mayor was greatly revered in the community.
SYN.: respect, honor, look up to, esteem, worship, venerate, idolize, *put on a pedestal, admire, exalt, think highly of, *kiss up to.
ANT.: disrespect, despise, look down on
IV
(Roget's Thesaurus II) verb To regard with great awe and devotion: adore, idolize, reverence, venerate, worship. See SACRED.

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  • Revere — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Anne Revere (1903–1990), US amerikanische Schauspielerin Giuseppe Revere (1812–1889), italienischer Schriftsteller und Politiker Paul Revere (Freiheitskämpfer) (1735–1818), US amerikanischer… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Revere — Revere, MO U.S. town in Missouri Population (2000): 121 Housing Units (2000): 59 Land area (2000): 0.186796 sq. miles (0.483800 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.186796 sq. miles (0.483800 sq.… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

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  • Revere, MA — U.S. city in Massachusetts Population (2000): 47283 Housing Units (2000): 20181 Land area (2000): 5.914679 sq. miles (15.318947 sq. km) Water area (2000): 4.110965 sq. miles (10.647351 sq. km) Total area (2000): 10.025644 sq. miles (25.966298 sq …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Revere, MN — U.S. city in Minnesota Population (2000): 100 Housing Units (2000): 44 Land area (2000): 0.574732 sq. miles (1.488550 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.574732 sq. miles (1.488550 sq. km) FIPS… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Revere, MO — U.S. town in Missouri Population (2000): 121 Housing Units (2000): 59 Land area (2000): 0.186796 sq. miles (0.483800 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.186796 sq. miles (0.483800 sq. km) FIPS code …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • révéré — révéré, ée [ʀeveʀe] adj. ⇒ Révérer …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Revere —   [rɪ vɪə], Paul, amerikanischer Patriot, getauft Boston (Massachusetts) 1. 1. 1735, ✝ ebenda 10. 5. 1818; bedeutender Silberschmied; nahm an der revolutionären Agitation und auch an der »Boston Tea Party« (1773) teil. Durch seinen Kurierritt vom …   Universal-Lexikon

  • révéré — révéré, ée (ré vé ré, rée) part. passé de révérer. Traité avec révérence. •   Je ne suis point, mon frère, un docteur révéré, MOL. Tart. I, 6. •   Son autorité révérée autant par le mérite de sa personne que par la majesté de son sceptre, BOSSUET …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • Revere — Revere, Paul (1735 1818) an American ↑folk hero who rode at night on the 18th April 1775 to the town of Concord in Massachusetts, in order to warn the people there that the British soldiers were coming. The next day the American Revolutionary War …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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