Meaning of “revere” in the English Dictionary

"revere" in American English

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revereverb [ T ]

us /rɪˈvɪər/

to greatly respect and admire someone or something:

Nelson Mandela is widely revered for his courage and leadership.
noun [ U ] us /ˈrev·ər·əns/

Most Americans have little reverence for their political leaders.

(Definition of “revere” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)