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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To show much respect for.

Usage examples (26)
  • We often venerate an author who has written a very notable book.
  • Was Mitt Romney rejected by the same people that "venerate" Michelle Obama?
  • I don't know that I "venerate" the Constitution, but I most certainly do oppose tinkering with it in the name of "updating".
  • And the counterculture which Pynchon seems so to venerate? for more
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