Part of speech:
Consideration; courteous regard
(Archaic) Judgment; opinion.
A strong predilection or enthusiasm:
Great love, devotion, and respect
The ceremonies, prayers, or other religious forms by which this love is expressed:
A stroke with such a bow
A feeling of deep respect and reverence
(Archaic) The power of inspiring intense fear or fearful reverence
The sense of wonder, delight, and pleased approval inspired by anything fine, skillful, beautiful, etc.
Regard is defined as consideration or attention for something or someone.
A yielding in opinion, judgment, or wishes
A person or thing that brings respect and fame to a school, country, etc.
Exaltation is defined as a feeling of ecstasy or extreme happiness, or the act of praising someone highly.
Respectful dread; awe; reverence
A source of fear, awe, or reverence:
An act done or thing given to show the relationship between lord and vassal
The definition of hatred is a feeling of intense dislike.
The feeling or attitude of regarding someone or something as inferior, base, or worthless; scorn.
A feeling or show of contempt and aloofness; scorn.
The expression of reverence
(Archaic) A reason or basis for praise
Disrespect is defined as rudeness or a lack of courtesy.
Scorn describes a feeling of contempt for something or someone.
To love greatly or honor highly; idolize
To revere is to think very highly of someone or to greatly admire someone.
To venerate is to treat or regard someone with great respect.
(Usually plural) Something that a person likes (prefers).
The act of adoring, especially reverently
The definition of irreverence is disrepect.
The words or other products of expression used in this way:
- Dread , as it comes into comparison here, suggests extreme fear mixed with awe or reverence a dread of divine retribution
- Awe refers to a feeling of fearful or profound respect or wonder inspired by the greatness, superiority, grandeur, etc. of a person or thing and suggests an immobilizing effect
- Veneration implies worshipful reverence for a person or thing regarded as hallowed or sacred and specifically suggests acts of religious devotion
- Reverence is applied to a feeling of deep respect mingled with love for someone or something one holds sacred or inviolable and suggests a display of homage, deference, etc.
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