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reverential

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adjective rev·er·en·tial \ˌre-və-ˈren(t)-shəl\

Simple Definition of reverential

  • : showing or having a lot of respect

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of reverential

  1. 1 :  expressing or having a quality of reverence <reverential awe>

  2. 2 :  inspiring reverence

reverentially play \-ˈren(t)-sh(ə-)lē\ adverb

Circa 1555

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circa 1555

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