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revered

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 2)

deserving honor and respect especially by reason of age
  • a professor who is highly revered at the college where she has taught for the last four decades

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revered

verb
past tense of revere

Synonyms & Antonyms of revered (Entry 2 of 2)

to offer honor or respect to (someone) as a divine power
  • in some cultures people revere their ancestors, even leaving food offerings for them

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“Revered.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/revered. Accessed 24 Nov. 2020.

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