Feeling or showing reverence
He was, however, blameless in morals and reverent in religion.
Now in this second month of spring, in reverent observance of the old statutes, with victims, silks, spirits, and fruits, I offer sacrifice to thee.
He walked down the hill, pausing a reverent moment at the headstone, and then ducked under a limb as he continued down the hill.
Thanks to the reverent charity of the laymen, they do not live much worse than Benedictine monks.
They show a gentle and reverent but simple spirit.