reverent Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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reverentadjective

uk   /ˈrev.ər.ənt/  us   /-ɚ.ənt/
showinggreatrespect and ​admiration: A reverent silencefell over the ​crowd.
Opposite
reverently
adverb uk   us   /-li/
He ​laid the ​wreath reverently in ​front of the ​memorial.
(Definition of reverent from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “reverent”
in Chinese (Simplified) 肃然起敬…
in Chinese (Traditional) 肅然起敬…
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