a archaic : notable, distinguished
b chiefly British —used as a title for various persons or groups of rank or distinction
: giving or expressing worship or veneration
— wor·ship·ful·ly \-fə-lē\ adverb
— wor·ship·ful·ness noun
Examples of WORSHIPFUL
- She was greeted by thousands of worshipful fans.
- <a movie fan's worshipful stare upon finally meeting her idol>
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