worship at the altar of

Definition of worship at the altar of

  1. :  to value (something) too much My uncle worships at the altar of money.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  reverence offered a divine being or supernatural power

    :  an act of expressing such reverence

    :  a form of religious practice with its creed and ritual

  1. :  to honor or reverence as a divine being or supernatural power

    :  to regard with great or extravagant respect, honor, or devotion

    :  to perform or take part in worship or an act of worship

  1. :  a table on which the eucharistic elements are consecrated or which serves as a center of worship or ritual

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a trip made at another's expense

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