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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Feeling or showing deep respect. Also: Humble.

Usage examples (38)
  • We cannot blame others for disturbing our reverent attitudes.
  • Maintained a reverent silence
  • Tadhg extended his thick, rough hands in front of him, his expression reverent.
  • He speaks about it in reverent tones, his voice betraying a childlike excitement. for more
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